Two folks died in crashes final evening, one in Hawke’s Bay and the opposite in Waikato.
The police say a pedestrian died following a crash involving a truck on State Freeway 50 in Maraekakaho within the Hastings district.
Preliminary indications are the particular person might have been unloading gear from one other truck when the collision occurred.
And in Wharepapa South within the Waipa district, an individual has died after an earlier single-vehicle crash on Waipapa Street.
The police say a second particular person was taken to hospital in a severe situation.
The roads the place the 2 crashes occurred stay closed, with diversions in place.
Investigations into the causes are underway.