Enquiries continue into fatal Cashmere crash
The cause of a fatal crash in Cashmere earlier this week
continues to be assessed by the Police Serious Crash Unit.
The crash on Dyers Road was discovered about 10am Tuesday
11 November but occurred sometime overnight.
enquiries indicate no other vehicles were involved and the
driver was the sole occupant.
While the identity of the
driver has been confirmed, Police are not able to release
the name until next-of-kin have been formally
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