Matamata street closed after car hits pole
A person has died after crashing a car into a pole in Waikato.
A St John spokeswoman said rescue services were called at 2.17pm to the single-vehicle accident in Rata Street in Matamata on Saturday.
A rescue helicopter was called to the scene and the street was closed.
Just one person - the driver - was involved, the spokeswoman said.
Police are at the scene.