One killed in Napier road crash

Last updated 16:40 25/11/2012

Relevant offers

National News

Greens leaders stand firm, still left out in cold ACT novice Seymour victorious in Epsom National secures three more years David Cunliffe concedes defeat National wins all three Taranaki votes National holds Waimakariri Status quo for Wellington region Winston Peters confident after result Davis' win a critical blow for Harawira, Internet Mana

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.

Ad Feedback

- Stuff

Special offers

Featured Promotions

Sponsored Content