One dead in Muriwai Rd crash

Last updated 21:45 21/12/2012

Relevant offers

National News

Driver tackles man, retrieves backpack and wins a free dinner Lauren Boyle take silver in dramatic freestyle final Sally Johnston wins Games shooting gold One killed in truck and car collision Girl wounded in home invasion Key coup de grace for Craig MP facing scrutiny over accessing of records All Blacks wanted to bolster Sevens for Olympics Girl shot during Thames home invasion MH17 police mission 'like never before'

One person is dead and three people injured after a two-vehicle head-on collision at Muriwai Rd, Auckland, at about 7.30pm this evening.

Two children were seriously injured and taken to Starship Children’s Hospital, one by the Westpac Rescue Helicopter, the other by ambulance.

A spokesperson for the hospital said a 5-year-old child is in a critical but stable condition and the other, a 7-year-old, was in a serious but stable condition.

The third, an adult, suffered minor injuries and was taken to Auckland Hospital.

Police said Muriwai Rd would be closed until further notice. Police are currently talking to a third party in connection with the crash.

Ad Feedback

- Fairfax Media

Special offers

Featured Promotions

Sponsored Content