7 Nov 2018

American who died in Kingston bus collision named

7:17 pm on 7 November 2018

Police have named one of the men who died in a crash in a crash between a car and bus near Queenstown last Thursday.

A 23-year-old American man, Spencer Jason Hom Dow, died at the scene of the crash in Kingston.

The second man, who died overnight, is also a 23-year-old American, but cannot be named yet.

It is believed the two American men were in the car.

The cause of the crash is still being investigated.

Police said the matter has been referred to the coroner.