SH1 near Wellsford reopened following fatal crash

Motorist are warned to expect delays if travelling through the area.
Motorist are warned to expect delays if travelling through the area. Photo credit: Getty

One person is dead and two others have been taken to hospital with serious injuries after a crash on SH1 just south of Wellsford on Tuesday.

The crash occurred shortly after 12:30pm near Centennial Park Rd and one person died at the scene.

The road was closed and diversions put in place, but it was reopened around 4:20pm.

The Serious Crash Unit has been notified.

Newshub.