Name release - Kinleith truck crash

Name release - Kinleith truck crash

Bay of Plenty

Police can now release the name of the man who died in a crash on Wainui Road near Kinleith on Friday 12 January.
 
He was Edward Tumaru Pahuru, 57, from Mangakino. 
 
Police are investigating the possibility that Mr Pahuru suffered a medical event prior to the crash and the matter has been referred to the Coroner.
 
Police extend their sympathies to Mr Pahuru's whānau.
 
ENDS
 
Issued by Police Media Centre.