News from NZ Police
A man was killed this afternoon when his car crashed off the road and ended in a culvert on State Highway 54 near Feilding.
Manawatu Police were called at approximately 5:30pm.
A member of the public witnessed the crash and called emergency services.
First aid was administered to the single male occupant, aged in his early 50s, however he was pronounced dead at the scene.
The Serious Crash Unit has launched an investigation.
Police will not release any further details about the man until his next of kin has been informed and formal identification has been completed.