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Fatal crash in Kaingaroa Forest

NZ NewswireNZ Newswire 5/06/2016

A man has died after a car hit a tree in Kaingaroa Forest in the central North Island.

The accident happened on Dun Road at about 3.15pm, police say.

Only one vehicle was involved.

Six people have now died on the country's roads during the long weekend, one more than the toll for the whole weekend last year.

The official holiday road toll period started at 4pm on Friday and runs until 6am on Tuesday.

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