One killed, three injured after crash between car, van in Bay of Plenty

A man is dead and three other people are injured following a crash between two vehicles on State Highway 2 in the Bay of Plenty on Saturday night.

Emergency services were called to Whakamarama after the crash, between a car and a van, about 11.40pm.

A national police media spokeswoman said a man died at the scene and three other people were transported to Tauranga Hospital with serious injuries.

She had no more details about the injured people. 

The Police Serious Crash Unit is investigating.

 - Stuff