Police can now confirm the person who was killed in a crash on State Highway 41 near Tokaanu was a 47-year-old woman.
The woman was riding a motorcycle and no other vehicles were involved in the crash.
Police would like to thank those members of the public who stopped to provide assistance immediately following the crash, including a doctor and nurse who administered CPR.
Police's thoughts are with the woman's family and friends.
The road remains closed while the Serious Crash Unit examine the crash scene.