One person is dead following a crash between a motorcycle and a tractor in the Bay of Plenty.
Police were called to a fatal crash on State Highway 36, between Gloucester Road and Tauranga Direct Road, Ngongotaha on Tuesday night.
The crash, involving a tractor and motorcycle, occurred around 5.20pm,, says a police spokesperson.
"The motorcyclist died at the scene."
The road was closed for some time, but is reported to be open now.
The Serious Crash Unit is investigating the crash.