Name release: SH5 crash north of Rotorua

Name release: SH5 crash north of Rotorua

Bay of Plenty

Police can now release the name of the man who died following a crash on State Highway 5, near Maraeroa Road, north of Rotorua, at around 9:30am yesterday.

He was 67-year-old Hori Kaiwai from Rotorua.

Police extend our sympathies to his whanau and friends.

The Serious Crash Unit continues to investigate the cause of the crash.

ENDS

Issued by Police Media Centre