Kinleith truck crash victim named

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Police can now release the name of the man who died in a crash on Wainui Road near Kinleith on Friday.

He was Edward Tumaru Pahuru, 57, from Mangakino.

Police are investigating the possibility that Edward suffered a medical event prior to the crash and the matter has been referred to the Coroner.

Police extend their sympathies to Edward's whanau.



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