Wellington Scoop

Two cars in collision with logging truck; one driver dies

News from NZ Police
A Wellington man died in a crash between two cars and a logging truck on State Highway One near Sanson at 4.45pm this afternoon.

He was 80-year-old Nedjeljko Glamuzina, also known as Ned, the sole occupant of one of the cars.

The truck driver was taken to hospital with serious injuries.

The occupants of the second car were uninjured.

The road was expected to remain closed while the Serious Crash Unit examined the scene.

Diversions were in place at the intersections of State Highway 1 / Taikorea Road and State Highway 1 / Milner Road.