Man dead in North Otago crash

Man dead in North Otago crash

A man is dead after his car left the road and plunged into a gully in North Otago.

Police believe the crash happened late last night, but the vehicle was only discovered this morning.

It's understood the 47-year-old's car came off Tokarahi Duntroon Road in Waitaki, before crashing down the ravine.

The serious crash unit is investigating, and police are still notifying the victim's family and friends.