Fatal crash near Hamilton

Motorcyclist dead after crash

JENNA LYNCH
Last updated 17:04 18/09/2012

Relevant offers

National

Hit put on cop, wife charged Three hurt in Kaimai crash Cyclist dies at Queenstown mountain biking park Secret death panel planned Teens injured in Eketahuna quad bike crash Small quake hits south of Christchurch Body recovered in Tolaga Bay Weekend of carnage on Waikato roads Under-achieving schools' principals to get salary top-up Firearms arrests made in Levin

LATEST: A motorcyclist is dead after a crash involving a car west of Hamilton this afternoon.

A St John Ambulance spokesperson confirmed the motorcyclist had died at the scene.

The motorbike and car collided on a tight bend of State Highway 23, between Cemetery and Mason Rds, just east of Whatawhata about 3.30pm.

Police are at the scene and the road is cordoned off, with traffic being diverted down Cemetery Rd.

The driver of the car was badly shaken but uninjured.

Ad Feedback

- Waikato Times

Special offers

Featured Promotions

Sponsored Content