Male injured in Hawera crash dies

Male injured in Hawera crash dies

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The driver of a car involved in a collision with a tanker truck in Hawera earlier today has since died of his injuries in hospital.

The crash happened near the intersection with Ohangai, Tawhiti and Ararata Roads around 9:30am.

The Police Serious Crash Unit continues to investigate what happened.

Police won't be in a position to release the name of the man until all next of kin have been notified.

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Issued by the Police Media Centre