Fatal crash on state highway near Foxton after two cars collide
One person is dead after a two-car crash on State Highway 1 near Foxton.
The crash happened about 10.10am south of Foxton on Levin St, SH 1 near Newth Rd, a police spokeswoman said.
Traffic was being diverted off the highway but the road has since been reopened.
A St John spokeswoman said one person had died and another was taken to Palmerston North Hospital with moderate injuries.
The two people involved are the drivers of each vehicle.
A hospital spokeswoman said a woman was stable in the emergency department.
The police serious crash unit are investigating.