A woman is dead after falling from a vehicle in Northland.

Police are seeking witnesses to the incident at the intersection of State Highway 1 and State Highway 12 near Ohaeawai at 9.30pm last night.

The woman died at the scene, police said.

A man, 41, has been charged with dangerous driving causing death, driving while disqualified and failing to stop or ascertain injury or death after a crash.


He is expected to appear in Kaikohe District Court today.

"Police would like to speak with anyone who witnessed the incident which involved a white Nissan Fuga," said Acting Detective Senior Sergeant Mark Dalzell.