UPDATE: Fatal fleeing driver incident

Police can now name the man who died following a fleeing driver incident in Christchurch yesterday morning.

He was 64-year-old Kenneth Patrick Gerard McCaul, of Christchurch.

Police extends its condolences to his family and friends.

Police can also now confirm the driver who fled from Police was a 17-year-old.

He is expected to be released from hospital today.

The four passengers, all aged in their teens, remain in a moderate condition in hospital.

The officers involved are receiving support.

No arrests have been made at this time.

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