An elderly woman has died following a car accident in Waikato.
Police say two cars collided at the intersection of Te Kawa and Pokuru roads, south of Te Awamutu, about 4.15pm Monday.
An 81-year-old female passenger died at Waikato Hospital after sustaining life-threatening injuries in the crash.
The driver of the vehicle suffered minor injuries.
In the other vehicle, the driver was uninjured.
Police said it was too early to comment on the cause of the crash.
The Serious Crash Unit are investigating.
- © Fairfax NZ News
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