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Person killed in motorcycle crash near Nelson

A person has died after their motorcycle crashed near Nelson this morning.

State Highway 6 in Hira, northeast of Nelson. Source: Google Maps

The motorcycle was the only vehicle involved in the crash, police said this afternoon.

It crashed on State Highway 6 in Hira, northeast of Nelson, at around 10.35am. The road has since been reopened.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police on the non-emergency line, 105, and quote the file number P043150770.