Fatal Crash - Ruawai, Northland
Short description: Fatal crash
On Tuesday 8th of January 2013, at approximate 6.00pm.
Police attended a motor vehicle accident on Jellicoe Road,
A motor cycle collided with a Toyota van. Both
vehicles were travelling South on Jellicoe road. The van was
completing a right turn into a service station when it was
struck from behind.
The motor cyclist has attempted to
overtake the van while it was turning. Speed is believed to
be a contributing factor. The motor cyclist was also not
wearing a safety helmet at the time of the collision.
motorcyclist was pronounced deceased at the scene by
The deceased is a local Ruawai resident,
male, aged 20 years.
Next of kin have been advised.
Aaron Nigel RUDKIN. DOB 14/09/1992.
(Age 20 years)
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