A man has been charged with attempted murder after one woman was stabbed and another was fatally hit by a car yesterday in South Auckland.
Police say initial inquiries indicate that a woman was stabbed by a male at an address in Māngere and then two other people were hit by a car. Police announced yesterday they had launched a homicide investigation.
The woman with stab wounds and the man who was hit by the car have both been discharged from Middlemore Hospital.
The 32-year-old woman who was hit by the vehicle died at the scene. Police have not yet released her name.
A scene examination is still underway at Mahunga Drive and a post-mortem will take place later today.
The 46-year-old man will appear in Manukau District court this morning.
A call-taker at nearby business Oji Solutions told 1 NEWS the site has now re-opened.