THE fatal crash took place near the intersection of State Highway 35 and Omarumutu Road. Photo James Sandbrook OB4775-01

ONE person is dead after an early-morning crash at Omarumutu on Sunday.
Emergency services were called out to the crash scene at 2.25am.

A police spokeswoman said a person had died following a crash between a car and a pedestrian on Omarumutu Road, near the intersection with State Highway 35.

“The Serious Crash Unit attended the scene,” she said.