One person has died following a crash in the Bay of Plenty.
Police can now confirm one person has died following a serious crash on SH 30, Lake Rotoma in Rotorua.
Emergency services were called of the crash, involving a milk tanker and a car at around 5.10pm, on State Highway 30, near Lake Rotoma.
"Sadly, the occupant of the car has died at the scene," says a police spokesperson.
A St John spokesperson says they treated two other patients in a minor condition at the scene.
The crash was located on Sh30, near Lake Rotoma. Image; Google Maps.
The road was closed for several hours to allow the serious crash unit to examine the scene.
The highway was re-opened around 11.30pm.
Enquiries into the circumstances of the crash are ongoing.
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