Driver dead after car crashes into pole

7:36 pm on 15 October 2018

A man has died after a serious crash at Matatā in Bay of Plenty where a vehicle hit a powerpole.

Emergency services were called to the scene just before 4.30pm.

State Highway 2 between Manawahe Road and Flax Road remains closed.

Diversions are in place and the Serious Crash Unit is investigating.