Man dies in off-road 4WD crash

  • 10/09/2016
Man dies in off-road 4WD crash

A man has died after being thrown from a 4WD vehicle and two others are injured.

The 4WD rolled on a track off the Makarora-Lake Hawea Road near Makarora in the Queenstown Lakes District shortly before 4pm on Saturday, police say.

Two people in the 4WD had minor injuries and were treated at local medical centre and a fourth person in the vehicle was not injured.

The serious crash unit will be investigating.