6 Feb 2018

Police appeal for witnesses over fatal Waikino crash

11:25 pm on 6 February 2018

Police are seeking witnesses to a fatal crash in Waikino in the Karangahake Gorge last Friday.

The crash between two cars on State Highway 2 happened about nine at night. One person died at the scene.

She was 19-year-old Kelsey Runga of Rotorua.

Thames police would like to hear from anyone who saw the crash or a dog, Stormy, that ran from one of the cars and has not been seen since.

Stormy the dog is missing.

Stormy the dog is missing. Photo: Police