Police are now in a position to release the names of the two people who died in a crash on State Highway 5, Iwitahi on Sunday 28 May.
They were Louis Fox-Pratt, 17, of Napier and Jacob Fitzgerald, 16, of Rotorua.
Our thoughts are with their family and friends at this difficult time.
Enquiries into the circumstances of the crash are ongoing.
Issued by Police Media Centre