Name release- New Lynn fatal car crash
"Name release- New Lynn fatal car crash"
released the name of the woman killed this morning in a
fatal car crash in Astley Avenue, New Lynn.
The driver and
sole occupant of the vehicle was Georgina Rawinia Rikiti,
aged 38 years old.
The Police Serious Crash Unit is
investigating the cause of the crash and their investigation
will take at least several weeks to
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