Fatal crash overnight in Maungatapu, Tauranga

Fatal crash overnight in Maungatapu, Tauranga

Bay of Plenty

A 69-year-old Tauranga man has died following a crash on SH29A overnight.

The crash happened at around 2.15am on the Maungatapu Bridge and involved two vehicles.

SH29A at the bridge was closed for a time due to the crash but has since re-opened.

The Serious Crash Unit are investigating the circumstances surrounding the crash.

ENDS

Issued by Police Media Centre