1 Oct 2014

Man dies after North Canterbury crash

5:58 pm on 1 October 2014

Police have named a 19-year-old man who died in Christchurch Hospital this morning, following a crash in North Canterbury yesterday.

He was Aaron Thomson-Clark, from Leithfield.

The man, also known as Aaron James, was flown to Christchurch Hospital in a serious condition after a three-car crash outside a petrol station on State Highway 1 at Waikuku, near Rangiora.

Police said Mr Thomson-Clark was in the front passenger seat of a car involved in the accident and an investigation is under way.

The death has been referred to the coroner and the family are requesting privacy.