Pedestrian Dies Following Crash
A pedestrian struck by a car in Hamilton on Tuesday 2
June has died.
The 82-year-old man was struck by the
car on Ulster Street at around 11.40am that day.
suffered critical injuries and was transported to Waikato
Sadly he passed away in hospital late on
Thursday, 4 June.
The circumstances of the incident
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