Name release – fatal crash on Napier-Taupo Road

Name release – fatal crash on Napier-Taupo Road

Eastern

Police can now release the name of the man who died in a crash on State Highway 5, Te Haroto, at around 4:20pm yesterday.

He was 43-year-old Hastings man Stewart James Niwa Vercoe, known as Niwa.

Police extend their sympathies to his whanau and friends.

The Serious Crash Unit investigation is continuing.

ENDS

Issued by Police Media Centre