Police name Mount Maunganui fatal crash victim

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Police have released the name of the man who died in a crash on State Highway 2 in Mount Maunganui on Sunday. 

He was 36-year-old Vaetasi Mati who resided in Tauranga.

The crash occurred near the Sandhurst Drive on-ramp and Maunganui Road.

Two other people were injured in the crash suffering moderate to serious injuries.

Four other passengers were medically checked but weren't seriously injured. 

A 35-year-old man has been charged with careless or inconsiderate vehicle operation causing death, says a police spokesperson. 

He is due to appear in the Tauranga District Court on August 26.




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