Person killed in Taupo two-car crash named

  • 04/01/2016
Person killed in Taupo two-car crash named

A teenage girl killed in a two-car smash near Taupo has been named.

Stevie Rangataua-Alexander, 18, died while three others who were trapped had to be rescued by emergency services following the crash on State Highway 1 near Taupo yesterday afternoon.

She died at the scene.

It was the ninth death on New Zealand's roads during the holiday road toll period, which runs from 4pm on December 24 and ends at 6am on January 5.

NZN