SH1 closed, four injured in crash

  • 25/09/2016
SH1 closed, four injured in crash

State Highway 1 has reopened north of Auckland after being closed for several hours because of a fatal crash.

Two cars collided head-on south of Warkworth shortly after 3pm on Sunday, police say.

One person died after the crash.

Three others are injured.

SH1 reopened shortly before 7pm.

It was the fifth fatality in a short period of time during the weekend.

Four people died and two were injured following four separate fatal crashes overnight on Saturday.