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One Dead Following Two-Vehicle Crash In Murupara

One person has died following a two-vehicle crash in Murupara, late Friday night.

Police were notified of the crash on Kiorenui Road just before midnight.

"Two rapid response vehicles, three ambulances, one rapid response unit, one manager and two helicopters responded to the scene," A St John spokesperson says.

"Sadly, one person died at the scene. Other patients were taken to hospital with injuries ranging from moderate to critical." A Police spokesperson says.

St John airlifted one person to Tauranga Hospital. Two people were taken to Rotorua Hospital, one person by helicopter and another on the road.

The Serious Crash Unit are now investigating the crash.


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