Police can now release the names of the two people killed in a crash north of Te Kuiti yesterday afternoon.
They were Gaylene Bell, 34, and her daughter Chanelle King, 17.
“Police extend their deepest sympathies to their family and friends,” says police.
The Serious Crash Unit investigation into the cause of the crash is ongoing.
On Saturday, Hamilton man Jordan Bruce Young also died after his BMW collided with a Linfox truck and trailer unit on the Waikato Expressway at Tamahere.