One person is dead and another is in hospital being treated for shock following a head-on crash in Napier.
The 38-year-old driver of a Nissan ute died at the scene of the accident on the Hawke's Bay Expressway just south of Napier Airport this afternoon.
His car collided with a Kenworth logging truck after one of the vehicles appeared to have crossed the centre line, Sergeant Paul Ormerod of the Hawke's Bay road policing unit said.
The 38-year-old driver of the logging truck was taken to hospital to be treated for shock.
Emergency services were called to the crash at 1.22pm.
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