Two people are dead after a vehicle hit a building in Pakuranga, Auckland.
Police say the vehicle went off Pakuranga Road and crashed into a building near Udys Road/Johns Lane.
Speaking to media today Senior Sergeant Jono Chappell said police are in the early stages of their investigation but "it's pretty evident speed was a contributing factor" in the crash.
Police were called to the accident at around 7.20am this morning.
A man and a woman were found dead in the vehicle.
Police say they want to hear from anyone who saw a dark-coloured Honda Accord near Pakuranga Road around 4.30am.
Anyone with any information is asked to contact Counties Manukau Serious Crash Unit on 09 261 1300