Fatal Incident In Levin Location: Levin District: Central
At about 2.15am on Tuesday the 1st of January 2013 Police
were called to a Fatal vehicle collision on Hokio Beach
A taxi had been travelling west on Hokio
Beach Road with a fare on board.
A pedestrian, a 29 year
old Levin man, has been walking west on Hokio Beach Road.
The taxi has collided with the pedestrian, causing fatal
injuries. The pedestrian has died at the scene.
driver of the taxi suffered minor injuries and did not need
The deceased had been walking in a rural
area with little street lighting and in dark clothing.
The crash is being investigated by a number of Police
staff including the Serious Crash Analyst. The vehicle will
be inspected and the scene analysed to determine the cause
of the crash.
There were no other vehicles involved in
The deceased's name will be released once the
next of kin have been
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