Second person dies after Bay of Plenty car-roll

  • 22/05/2016

A second person has died after their car rolled over in the Bay of Plenty.

Emergency services were called to the crash site on State Highway 2 near Pukehina on Saturday morning where one person had died and two others were trapped inside the wreckage.

The two people were freed but one of the victims who was airlifted to hospital in a critical condition later died on Saturday night from their injuries.

The accident will be investigated by the Serious Crash Unit.