UPDATE: Waikato Expressway fatal crash

UPDATE: Waikato Expressway fatal crash

Waikato

Statement attributable to Inspector Andrew Mortimore, Waikato Western Area Commander

Police are seeking information from the public following the death of a pedestrian on the Waikato Expressway yesterday.

The crash happened at around 7.30pm southbound on the Waikato Expressway north of the Horotiu turnoff. Police would like to hear from anyone who saw someone walking south on the Waikato Expressway last night in the area of the crash.

Inquiries are ongoing to identify the deceased however a vehicle has been located abandoned nearby.

Information can be shared with Huntly Police on or anonymously via Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

ENDS

Issued by Police Media Centre