Witnesses sought in Kawerau crash
Police are appealing for witnesses following the serious crash that occurred in Kawerau early this morning.
Police believe a small black car was in the vicinity of River Road at the time of the crash.
"Enquires suggest two occupants of the car approached the crashed vehicle," says a police spokesperson.
Police would like to speak to these people to assist with our investigation into the crash.
The occupants of the vehicle, and anyone with information, have been asked to contact Whakatane Police on (07) 308 5255.