Police are appealing for witnesses following a fatal crash on Waiohiki Road near Taradale, Napier on Thursday

A car crashed into a tree about 9am outside the Waiohiki Golf Course.

The car involved was a red Nissan and Police would like to speak to anyone who stopped and assisted at the scene or anyone who was around the area at the time.

Anyone with information that can assist with the investigation is urged to call Police on 105 quoting file number 200514/6538.