Investigation into Karaka Rd crash continues

Investigation into Karaka Rd crash continues

Counties Manukau

The investigation into a crash which killed two women in Karaka on Saturday morning is continuing.

Police can name the two women as Na Huan, aged 22, and Zhuangya Xu, 23 both of China.

The women were travelling in a yellow Toyota Altezza with one other person who remains in hospital in a critical condition.

The other vehicle, a white Toyota Altezza, was travelling in the opposite direction on Karaka Road.  At this stage of the investigation it appears that this vehicle crossed the centre line.  The driver of this vehicle remains in hospital with serious injuries.

Everyone involved in the two car crash was wearing seatbelts.

Police and Victim Support is working with the families of the two deceased women to support them at this difficult time.

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Issued by Kimberley Mathews/Communications Manager, Counties Manukau Police
021 192 0717