One person is dead and another is in hospital following an overnight quad bike crash near Taupo.
Emergency services were called to the crash in a bus reserve on State Highway 41, near Kuratau, at about 1am on Sunday.
Three people were on the bike when it rolled down a bank and into a stream, a Greenlea Rescue Helicopter spokesperson said.
One person died at the scene while a 28-year-old woman was flown to Rotorua Hospital with moderate injuries.
The death will be referred to the coroner.