One dead and five others are injured following a serious collision crash on State Highway 3 at Awakino, South Waikato.
Earlier it was reported that two people had a critical injury in the disaster, however, the police can prove that one person died.
Two other injuries were injured and two others were injured by the police, said the police.
The event was recorded to police and emergency services at 6.17pm and the large accident unit still has its service and its service. help explore the vision.
Helicopters have been sent to New Zealand from New Plymouth and Hamilton to help.
Police will advise motorists to avoid the area.