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Fatal crash victim named - Bay of Plenty - Thursday 20 Feb

Fatal crash victim named

Thursday, 20 February 2014 - 2:16pm

Bay of Plenty

The man killed in a crash on SH1 in the Kinleith Mill area last night has been identified as 47-year-old Scott Walker from Hamilton.

Mr Walker was travelling south between Tokoroa and Taupo in a left-hand drive 1969 black Chevrolet Corvette and he crashed shortly after overtaking a truck at approximately 8.45pm.

An investigation into the crash is ongoing and police want to hear from any witnesses to the crash, or anyone who saw how the vehicle was being driven prior to the crash.

ENDS

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