Cyclist dies after Ohope crash

Cyclist dies after Ohope crash

Bay of Plenty

A cyclist has died after a crash on West End Road in Ohope on Saturday 12 January.

Police were called to an incident at the beach carpark involving a car and cyclist around 12:25pm on Saturday.

The cyclist was seriously injured and taken to hospital where he passed away on 14 January.

He was local man 69-year-old Max Kerrison.

Police extend their sympathies to Mr Kerrison's family and friends at this difficult time.

Enquiries are ongoing in relation to the crash.

ENDS

Issued by Police Media Centre