A motorcyclist has died in a crash in the Auckland suburb of Ellerslie.
Emergency services were at the scene at the intersection of Tecoma St and Kentucky St where a motorcycle had crashed at about 1.30pm, a police spokeswoman said.
Initially the motorcyclist was listed to have suffered serious injuries.
Police confirmed at 4.50pm that they had since died.
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The off-ramp near Tecoma St was closed for more than two hours and re-opened just before 4.30pm.
Police advised motorists to avoid the area, or to expect delays.