Crash at Ikamatua, West Coast

Crash at Ikamatua, West Coast


One person has died following a car crash off Murfins Bridge, Atarau Road, Ikamatua, on the West Coast tonight.

Police were notified by a member of the public around 8:20pm after they came across the vehicle upside down in the Otututu River.

Three children were rescued from the vehicle and have been taken to hospital in Greymouth.

The Serious Crash Unit has been notified and will be investigating.


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