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A man has died after a car crash in Awanui, Far North. 

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Source: Jessica Hone

Police said the man died in a two-car crash on State Highway 10, just before 5.45pm, east of Godinovich Rd. 

The man died at the scene. 

A woman who was seriously injured was taken to Whangarei Hospital by helicopter. 

Two others in the crash were injured. 

One lane of the road has been closed. The Serious Crash Unit is investigating. 

The accident happened at Awanui on Tuesday afternoon. Source: 1 NEWS