Driver dies in car vs truck crash

The road is between Masterton and Castlepoint.
The road is between Masterton and Castlepoint. Photo credit: Google Maps

A car and truck crashed early Monday, killing the driver of the car.

The accident happened about 2:30am on Masterton Castlepoint Rd, east of Masterton.

The car driver died at the scene.

Police have closed the road and the serious crash unit is investigating.

Newshub.