Man dies after Palmerston North truck crash

  • 05/01/2017
St John Ambulance

A man has died after a two-truck crash near Palmerston North on Wednesday morning.

The man driving one of the trucks was taken to Palmerston North Hospital in a critical condition, but died overnight.

The crash, on the Rangitikei Line in Newbury, spilt the trucks' contents across the road.

The Serious Crash Unit is investigating the circumstances surrounding the crash, police say.