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Child dies after crash

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A five-year-old boy who was seriously injured in a two-vehicle crash on State Highway 57 on 29 May, 2015 has died.

The boy died in Starship Hospital surrounded by family yesterday (1 June, 2015) evening.

He was Kaide Preston of Levin.

Levin Police assisted by the Serious Crash Unit are continuing to investigate the crash in an effort to determine the causes.


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