A woman has died and two children and another woman taken to hospital following a collision between a car and truck.
The vehicles collided in Auckland on Mill Rd, Totara Park, at about 3.23pm.
The occupants of the car were initially trapped.
One woman died at the scene and another woman and two children, believed to be aged 12 and 18 months, were taken to Middlemore Hospital with moderate to serious injuries.
Motorists were asked to avoid the area.
The Serious Crash Unit was called to the scene to investigate.
- Auckland Now