Queen's Birthday weekend road toll at one after Auckland crash

A crash in Auckland overnight has killed one and injured two others, bringing the Queen's Birthday weekend road toll to one.

Emergency services were called to the scene of the single-vehicle collision, where a ute collided with a traffic light pole, just after 3am on Sunday.

Police said the crash happened near the intersection of Alford St and Great North Rd, Waterview.

Two others were injured in the collision, one seriously.

A police statement said an investigation is underway.

"Diversions are in place and will be for some time, as heavy lifting equipment is required to remove the vehicle.

"Enquiries are continuing to locate and advise next of kin."