22 Sep 2018

Man dead after car and truck crash

8:02 am on 22 September 2018

A section of State Highway 35 near Gisborne that closed following a fatal car crash has reopened.

Emergency services were called to the scene of the crash, involving a car and a truck near Makarori Beach Road about 9pm.

A man, who was driving the car, died at the scene.

The road was closed overnight while the serious crash unit investigated.