Woman dies following car crash

Police attend the scene of a fatal crash at the junction of Blease St and Astley Avenue in New Lynn. Photo / Herald on Sunday / Michael Craig
Police attend the scene of a fatal crash at the junction of Blease St and Astley Avenue in New Lynn. Photo / Herald on Sunday / Michael Craig

A woman has died after the car she was driving collided with a tree in west Auckland this morning.

Police said the incident occurred on Astley Ave, New Lynn, shortly after 8am.

The 38-year-old woman was taken to hospital by ambulance but died shortly afterwards.

The serious crash unit is investigating.

- APNZ

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