One person has died after a campervan and a car crashed at Otaraia near Gore.

The accident happened at the intersection of Andrews Road and Old Coach Road at 4.30pm on Friday, police say.

A helicopter has taken one person to Dunedin Hospital. Their injuries are not thought to be life-threatening.

An ambulance has taken another person to Invercargill Hospital.

The serious crash unit is at the scene and diversions remain in place.

NZ Newswire

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