Tuesday, 13 March 2007 - 1:33pm |
National News

Dome Valley Double Fatality - Drivers Named

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Police have identified the two male drivers who died in a double fatality in the Dome Valley on State Highway One, at about 5.45am this morning, Tuesday 13 March 2007.

Those killed in the crash were:

RUDOLPH/ Thomas Hayden

Age - 21 years.

Resident of Whangarei

RAE / Aaron David

Age - 35 years.

Resident of Wellsford.

Police say both the deceased were the sole occupants of their vehicles. The incident happened when a north bound Toyota Camry saloon and a south bound Toyota Utility, crashed head-on, about five kilometres north of Warkworth in the Dome Valley.

State Highway One was closed for almost three hours and diversions were in place. The Serious Crash Unit is investigating and police are eager to hear from anyone who was travelling in the area at the time or who may have witnessed the double fatality.


Kevin [Kev] Loughlin

District Communications Manager / Media Advisor

Waitemata Police District

12-14 Northcroft Street - Takapuna - Auckland

Phone 09 488 9758 - Extn 96308

Mobile 027 281 0271

Email - kevin.loughlin@police.govt.nz