Fatal crash, Whanganui

Fatal crash, Whanganui

Central

One person has died following a single car crash in Castlecliff, Whanganui.

Emergency Services were called to the crash involving a car and a tree on Polson Street at 2.16pm.

The person who died was the front seat passenger of the car.

The car involved was reported as stolen. 

The driver left the scene after the crash and enquiries are underway to locate them. 

The Serious Crash Unit is investigating. 

ENDS

Issued by the Police Media Centre