Two people are dead after two motorcycles and a tanker collided on State Highway 1, north of Tokoroa.
Source: 1 NEWS
The serious crash happened at 2.40pm today.
Northern fire communications shift manager Jarron Phillips confirmed two people had died.
The crash happened on SH1 between the intersections of Rollett Rd and Newell Rd.
Diversions are in place and motorists are advised by police to drive with caution.