6 Apr 2014

Teenager hit by car dies

6:14 pm on 6 April 2014

Police have named the pedestrian who died in Rakaia south of Christchurch, on Saturday night.

He was Danny Mather Hendriks, from Rakaia.

The 18-year-old was hit by a car at about 11pm on Action Road.

The car stopped and emergency services were called but he died at the scene. The Serious Crash Unit are investigating.