Name release - fatal crash near Taupo

Name release - fatal crash near Taupo

Bay of Plenty

Police is now in a position to release the name of the man who died from his injuries on Saturday after a crash near Taupo on Thursday 17 August, 2017.

He was 31-year-old Derick Johann Anderson, from Taupo.

Police extend our condolences to Mr Anderson’s family and friends at this difficult time.

The cause of the crash continues to be investigated.

ENDS

Issued by Police Media Centre