Motorcyclist dead in crash

09:22, Jul 18 2014

A motorcyclist is dead after crashing on State Highway 16 at Waimauku, Rodney this evening.

Emergency services were called about 8:15pm, but the rider died at the scene.

No other vehicles were involved in the crash and it is believed that the motorcycle left the road on a bend. 

The Police Serious Crash Unit is investigating.

No details were available on the rider.