Police can now release the name of the pedestrian who died after being hit by a car on Vale Street, in Otumoetai, Tauranga, on Thursday 23 March, 2017.
He was 87-year-old Cyril Walter Jaggard, of Brookfield, Tauranga.
Police would like to thank members of the public and doctors from the Bureta Medical Centre for their assistance at the scene.
Our thoughts are with Mr Jaggard’s family and loved ones.
Issued by Police Media Centre