UPDATE 2: Serious crash, Opotiki
Police are appealing for witnesses following a fatal crash
in Opotiki yesterday.
The two-vehicle crash occurred near
the intersection of SH35 and Gow Road about 6.35pm.
49-year-old man, a passenger in one of the vehicles, later
died in Waikato Hospital.
An investigation into the cause
of the crash is ongoing.
Anyone who may have witnessed the
crash or have any information that may assist Police is
urged to contact Opotiki or Whakatane Police via
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