A woman has died after being hit by a vehicle at a rural property near Taupo.

Police are in attendance at the property at Acacia Bay.

At 7.30am police and emergency services were called to the address following reports a woman had been struck by a vehicle on the property.

The woman was transported to Waikato Hospital and has since died from her injuries.

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Detective Senior Sergeant Matthew Cranshaw said police were investigating the incident and conducting a scene examination at the address.

A man is assisting police with their inquiries.

A post mortem examination will take place tomorrow.

A reporter at the scene said there was a scene guard on the outside of the rural property preventing anyone from getting in.

She said it appeared to have happened on a block of undeveloped land between Nukuhau and Acacia Bay, fronting on to Lake Taupo.