Bay of Plenty

Name release: Fatal crash near Lake Matahina

Tuesday, 28 August 2018 – 3:39pm

Police can now release the name of the person who died in a crash on Galatea Road, near Lake Matahina early yesterday.

She was Rita Ataahua Peka, 38, of Te Teko.

Police extend their sympathies to her family at this difficult time.

The Serious Crash Unit continues to investigate the cause of the crash.


Issued by Police Media Centre

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