There are reports of multiple crashes this morning.
One person is dead after a crash in Waiuku.
Police were notified of the single-vehicle crash on Kairoitahi Rd at 5.20am, Inspector Kerry Watson said.
One person died at the scene, he said.
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The road was still closed, but should be opened soon, he said.
Diversions were in place.
Last night another person died after their car ploughed into a large sign in the Hamilton suburb of Frankton, NewstalkZB reports.
The incident happened in Hall Rd around 11pm.
Another crash on State Highway 1 near Kaiwaka is causing delays. The road remains open but is down to a single lane, NZTA said.
A crash is also partially blocking the Southern Motorway south-bound onramp at Ellerslie, Auckland, the New Zealand Transport Agency said.
Emergency services were on scene, it said on Twitter.