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Tuesday, 7 May 2019 - 10:43am |
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Name release: Fatal crash, Westport

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Police can now release the name of the person who died in a collision between a car and a motorcycle in Westport yesterday.

He was Glen James Rusbatch, 42, of Westport.

Anyone who may have witnessed the crash at the intersection of State Highway 67 and Domett Road about 5.50pm or seen anything of concern just prior to that, is urged to get in touch with Greymouth Police on (03) 768 1600.

The investigation into the cause of the crash is ongoing.

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