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One person dead after serious crash in South Waikato

One person dead after serious crash in South Waikato today.

Police say the crash happened on State Highway 5, Tapapa.

The two-car crash occurred about five kilometres east of Tirau at about 2.30pm.

One person has died after the crash and another person is understood to have moderate injuries, while two have minor injuries.

The Serious Crash Unit has examined the scene.

A file image of a New Zealand Police vehicle and a Fire and Emergency New Zealand vehicle.
A file image of a New Zealand Police vehicle and a Fire and Emergency New Zealand vehicle. Source: 1 NEWS