Police seek witnesses following Opotiki fatal crash
Police are asking for the public's help following a fatal crash yesterday near Opotiki.
The crash involved a utility vehicle and an SUV, and occurred at the intersection of State Highway 2 and Paerata Ridge Road about 10.10am.
Sadly, two people - the occupants of the utility vehicle - died at the scene.
Police are appealing for anyone who witnessed the crash to come forward and speak to us.
Anyone who can help should call Whakatane Police on 105.