Fatal crash in Bethlehem

Fatal crash in Bethlehem

Bay of Plenty

Police were called to a crash on Bethlehem Road, Tauranga this evening around 5.50pm.

Two motorbikes were riding through the town centre, one with a pillion passenger on board.

The pillion passenger, a woman in her 30s, has come off the back of one of the bikes and has suffered a fatal head injury.

The other riders suffered moderate injuries and have been taken to hospital.

Next-of-kin are yet to be advised and the Serious Crash Unit is investigating.

ENDS

Issued by Police Media Centre