Two people are dead after the van they were in left the road north-west of Auckland early this morning.
Police said the incident happened on Old North Rd in Kumeu about 2.30am.
The van with three people inside left the road.
A young man and a young woman were killed.
The third occupant suffered minor injuries.
Police were in the process of informing the victims' next of kin while the serious crash unit investigates.