A man is dead after his motorcycle and a car collided in State Highway 39 in Te Kawa, Waikato.
Police and emergency services are at the scene, as well as the serious crash unit.
State Highway 39 is closed between Kawhia Rd and Pokuru Rd, police advise motorists to use alternate routes.
Meanwhile, two people are trapped in cars after a three-car crash in Palmerston North.
Police said the crash was blocking Pioneer Highway and West St.
Emergency services are at the scene.
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