27 Jan 2018

One dead, two injured in Ninety Mile Beach crash

7:14 am on 27 January 2018

A car rolled on Ninety Mile Beach last night, killing one person and critically injuring two others.

Ninety Mile Beach

Ninety Mile Beach Photo: 123RF

Emergency services were alerted to the crash near the Waipapakauri boat ramp at 9.40pm.

A 43-year-old man died at the scene, while a 27-year-old man and a 24-year-old woman were taken to hospital.

A fourth occupant of the car, a 21-year-old woman, sustained minor injuries.

The Serious Crash Unit has been notified.