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Fatal Crash Update - Road Re-opens

Fatal Crash Update - Road Re-opens

SH29 has been re-opened over the Kaimais. Clearing the scene took longer than expected due to the way the vehicles were positioned.

Two cars were involved in the crash; the fatality, a 16yr old girl, was the front-seat passenger in the car travelling up towards the summit from the Hamilton side. The driver of that vehicle and the sole occupant of the second car were not reported to have been seriously injured.

Immediate next-of-kin have been advised of the death however no further details will be released until wider family have been notified.


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