NZ police release name over fatal crash, Te Puke

Police are now able to release the name of the cyclist who died after a crash in Te Puke on Tuesday 9 April.

He was 66-year-old Dennis Malcolm Hills of Papamoa.

Police extends its condolences to his family and friends.

The crash occurred on the Te Puke Highway around 4:50am. The investigation into the crash is continuing.

Anyone who may have witnessed the crash or who can help the investigation is asked to contact Tauranga Police on 07 577 4300.

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