25 Jan 2018

Motorcylist dead after Hastings crash

12:53 pm on 25 January 2018

One person is dead after a motorcycle and a truck crash on a Hastings road.

A police cordon.

A police cordon. Photo: RNZ / Kim Baker Wilson

The motorcycle rider was pronounced dead on the scene on Stock Road in Bridge Pa.

A second person who was a pillion passenger on the motorbike, a man in his teens, is in a stable condition in Hawke's Bay Hospital.

Investigations into the crash are ongoing, and diversions are in place.