Two motorcycle crashes in Auckland claim lives

Motorists are warned to expect delays in the areas.
Motorists are warned to expect delays in the areas. Photo credit: Newshub

A motorcyclist has died after crashing north of Auckland.

Police were called to the single bike crash near the intersection of Dairy Flat Highway and Hobson Road about 2:30pm on Wednesday afternoon.

The Transport Agency says the road is down to one lane. The serious crash unit is investigating.

Auckland Transport says a second serious crash involving a motorbike has closed the road between Northfield Road and Kay Road in Waitakere. Another victim is believed to have died as a result.

Motorists are warned to expect delays in the area.

Newshub.