10 Jul 2017

Body found on rail tracks in Ngāruawāhia

3:50 pm on 10 July 2017

A body has been found on rail tracks in the Waikato town of Ngāruawāhia.

Cordons are in place and the main north railway line is closed as is Great South Road, police said.

Motorists are being asked to avoid the area north of where the Great South Road intersects with River Road and Kelm Road.

Police said the death was being treated as unexplained.