One dead after car goes over bank in Coromandel

Source: 1News

A person has died after their car went over a bank at the intersection of Colville Rd and Waitete Bay Rd in Amodeo Bay, Coromandel.

A file image of a police car.

Police say the crash was reported around 7.30pm on Friday and the person was found dead in the vehicle.

"Road closures will be in place for several hours in Amodeo Bay from 9am while police conduct enquiries following last night's fatal crash," police said on Saturday.

Motorists are asked to avoid the area and expect delays.