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One dead, one injured after single car crash in Northland last night

One person has died following a single vehicle crash in Northland late last night, police confirmed this afternoon.

Police car Source: 1 NEWS

In a statement, police said the vehicle crashed into a power pole on SH1 at Awanui at about 11.35pm.

One person was transported to hospital and has since died while a second person sustained moderate to minor injuries.

Police did not confirm if the deceased was the driver.

Enquiries into the circumstances of the crash are ongoing.