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Video: One person dead and several others injured after bus vs car crash in Auckland

One person has died and another is seriously injured after a car and bus collided on Gowing Drive in Meadowbank, Auckland today. 

The accident happened about 11:30am and emergency services are in attendance. 

St John has tweeted saying one person is in a serious condition, one is in a moderate condition and eight are in a minor condition.

A medic who attended the scene said the deceased was the driver of the car. 

The scene of a car vs bus collision in Meadowbank, Auckland.
The scene of a car vs bus collision in Meadowbank, Auckland. Source: Auckland Rescue Helicopter Trust

Four ambulances have been sent to the scene.

The person in a serious condition has been taken to Auckland Hospital.

The road is currently closed and is expected to be closed for some time.

The Serious Crash Unit has been notified.  

The crash took place on Gowing Drive in Meadowbank about 11.30am. Source: 1 NEWS