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Two dead, two injured in Southland crash

NZ Newswire logoNZ Newswire 16/12/2016

<span style="font-size:13px;">Two people are dead and two others are injured after two cars crashed on a highway in Southland.</span> © Getty Two people are dead and two others are injured after two cars crashed on a highway in Southland. Two people are dead and two others are injured after two cars crashed on State Highway 98 in Rakahouka, Southland.

The serious accident happened on Lorne-Dacre Road before shortly after 1pm on Friday, police say.

Two people are dead, one is critically injured and another is seriously injured.

The eastbound lane of Lorne-Dacre Road is closed and diversions are in place.

Motorists should expect delays while the serious crash unit investigate.

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