One dead after motorcycle crashes with van north of Hamilton

A person has died after a motorcyclist and a van crashed at Horsham Downs, north of Hamilton. 

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Police were called to the incident at the intersection between River Road and Peterson Road, shortly after 12.30pm.

River Road has been closed and diversions are in place between Paterson Road and Kay Road. 

Motorists are being asked to avoid the area while emergency services respond to the incident.