One dead in fiery overnight crash with shipping container in south Auckland
Sept. 10, 2019
A person has died after their car became engulfed in flames following a crash with a shipping container in south Auckland's Papakura.
The single-vehicle crash on the intersection of Boundary Rd and Hunua Rd was reported to police about 10.35pm on Tuesday, a police spokesman said.
Police initially reported one person had been seriously injured in the crash, but later confirmed they had died.
Officers were still investigating the cause of the accident on Wednesday morning.