Wednesday, 21 February 2024 - 3:26pm |

Fatal crash, State Highway 43, The Forgotten Highway

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One person has died following a crash on State Highway 43, also known as The Forgotten Highway.

At around 8.40am on Tuesday 20 February Police were alerted to a vehicle submerged in a waterway beside State Highway 43, in Tangarakau Gorge. Attending Police established that a person was in the vehicle, deceased.

The formal identification process is underway.

The Serious Crash Unit has completed a scene examination, and enquiries into the circumstances of the crash are ongoing.


Issued by Police Media Centre