One dead in Bay of Plenty crash

06:35, Dec 22 2013

One person has died after their car rolled in Whakatane.

Police were called about 6pm to Troubeck Road, Galatea, and the driver was taken to hospital by helicopter.

"Whilst on route, the injured person has died, prior to arriving at hospital,'' a police spokesperson said.

The serious crash unit is investigating and next of kin have not yet been advised.


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