SH2 closed by fatal crash

5:31 pm on 13 October 2016

State Highway Two near Tauranga remains closed after a fatal crash this morning.

The crash happened near Pongakawa, south-west of Tauranga, just after 10.30am today.

One person died and another was taken to hospital for observation after the crash.

Diversions are still in place at Pongakawa School Road and Old Coates Road and police have warned of significant delays.