Person dies after crashing into tree in Kaipara, Northland

  • 11/01/2024

A person has died after crashing into a tree in Kaipara on Wednesday. 

Police said the single-car crash happened Paparoa-Oakleigh Rd, Taipuha at about 3:10pm. 

A police statement said the car left the road and collided with a tree. The driver died on the way to the hospital, the Thursday morning statement added. 

An investigation has been launched by the serious crash unit, police said.