Tuesday, 2 August 2022 - 1:05pm | Southern

Fatal crash, Invercargill

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One person has died after a crash in Invercargill last night.

The crash occurred at the intersection of Nith and Bowmont streets at around 5:50pm on Monday.

One person was taken to hospital and sadly passed away early this morning.

An investigation is now underway to determine the circumstances of the crash.

A second person who left the scene prior to Police arrival has since been located and is assisting the investigation team.

Police would like to speak with anyone who witnessed the crash, or who observed a 1988, blue Mitsubishi Mirage in the Newfield area around 4:30pm, or in the vicinity of Nith and Bowmont streets prior to the crash.

Information can be provided via 105, quoting file number 220802/5735.

ENDS

Issued by Police Media Centre