Name release - Fatal crash at SH29 near Karapiro

Name release - Fatal crash at SH29 near Karapiro

Waikato

Police can now name the two men who died in a two-car crash at the intersection of State Highways 1 and 29, at around 9.50am yesterday (Friday 3 February 2017).

They were Wiremu Gin, 38, from Kaikohe, and 20-year-old Timothy Roy Amai, from Hamilton.

A third person who was seriously injured in the collision was taken to Waikato Hospital.

The cause of the crash is being investigated by the Serious Crash Unit.

ENDS

Issued by Police Media Centre