Fatal Crash Waitaki District
Location: Ngapara, Waitaki District
At about 8.55pm on Friday 28th December 2012 a fatal motor vehicle crash occurred on the Tokarahi - Ngapara Road, Ngapara.
This crash was a single vehicle crash with one male occupant aged 22 years old. The vehicle has lost control and left the road impacting with a tree.
Preliminary inquiries indicate speed and alcohol as major contributing factors in the crash.
Police would like to remind drivers to refrain from driving if drinking and to drive within the posted speed limits.