News from NZ Police
A young child has died as the result of a single-vehicle crash between National Park and Owhango.
Emergency services were called to the accident on State Highway 4 at about 1:15pm this afternoon.
Only one vehicle was involved. It was travelling north.
Initial reports are that it crossed over the centre line and crashed.
There were three occupants in the vehicle, one of whom was the child who died.
Specialist police units were called to conduct a scene examination.