Motorist killed north of Turangi

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A motorist has been killed in a smash on State Highway 1 just north of Turangi tonight .

Emergency services were called to Motuoapa around 8.30pm and are still there clearing the area.

A St John Ambulance spokesman said the car lost control and hit a tree. No other vehicles were involved and there were no passengers in the vehicle.

The person's age and gender are not yet known.

- APNZ

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