Police can confirm that one person has died following the truck crash on State Highway One in Tokoroa.
A second person was taken to Waikato Hospital in a moderate condition, the road is closed this morning.
The road was closed for some time, but re-opened around 1.30am.
The crash happened at 3.55pm on Thursday when a truck rolled.
The trapped driver suffered critical injuries and the driver of the other truck suffered minor injuries.
A heavy haulage crane had to be brought in to remove the truck.
The serious crash unit is investigating the crash.