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Name of Chinese student killed in crash is released

Name of Chinese student killed in crash is released

A woman from the People's Republic of China who was killed in a road crash near Palmerston North at the weekend has been identified as Xinyin Zhang.

The 26-year-old who was living in Palmerston North was known as Jingjing Zhang at Massey University where she was studying.

Miss Zhang was driving a Mitsubishi Mirage around 8pm on Saturday night (3 September) when she appears to have lost control on a right hand bend and collided with a wooden fence post. The crash happened in Makerua, two kilometres north of the intersection of State Highways 56 and 57, near Tokomaru.

No other vehicles were involved.


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