Fatal car crash in Waipu

Publish Date
Saturday, 16 January 2016, 12:20PM

A person is dead after a car drove off the road and rolled in Northland this morning.

Inspector Peter Raynes, of the northern police communications centre, said the incident occurred on State Highway 1 at the corner of Finlayson Brook Rd, south of Waipu.

It appeared the car drove off the road and rolled, leaving one person dead.

Another person in the vehicle was uninjured.

There were minimal road closures.The police serious crash unit is investigating what caused the crash.