One person dead after crash involving truck and motorcycle in Hastings

One person has died, and another has been critically injured, following a crash between a truck and a motorcycle in Hastings this morning.

A New Zealand Police vehicle with a road block in place (file image). Source: 1 NEWS

Police said they were called to the crash on State Highway 5, in Te Pohue, about 6am.

The road is closed while the Serious Crash Unit examines the scene.