Police investigate fiery fatal crash

Emergency services were notified of the crash on State Highway 1 north of Taihape at about 10.15pm. Photo / Wayne Drought
Emergency services were notified of the crash on State Highway 1 north of Taihape at about 10.15pm. Photo / Wayne Drought

Police are continuing to investigate a fiery crash which claimed two lives last night.

Emergency services were notified of the crash on State Highway 1 north of Taihape at about 10.15pm.

A single vehicle appeared to have gone over a bank and caught fire, police said.

One lane was closed last night following the crash. It has since opened.

The Serious Crash Unit attended the crash.

- NZ Herald

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