Fatal crash Te Rapa, Waikato
Location: Te Rapa, Waikato
An elderly female was killed in a crash on the
corner of Te Rapa Rd and Avalon Dr, Hamilton at about 1230
hours 25/12/12. Four other passengers were in the vehicle.
Three of those passengers were uninjuried and one passenger
recieved a minor injury.
The other vehicle involved left
the scene but has been located.
Enquiries are in progress
to identify the identity of the driver.
update a more detailed media release shortly.
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