Name release: Kaingaroa Forest Fatal Crash
Bay of Plenty Road Policing Manager Inspector Brent
Police can now release the names of the four people
who died in a crash in Kaingaroa Forest early Monday
They were 22-year-old Storm Lacy, 35-year-old
Steven Pari, 25-year-old Te Tahi Brass and 37-year-old
All were from Murupara.
have requested privacy at this difficult time.
enquiries into the circumstances of the crash are
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