A woman who died in a car crash in north Canterbury has been
named as Patricia Morrell White of Christchurch.
She was 83.
Police said Mrs White was the driver of a car struck by
another vehicle at the intersection of South Eyre Rd and Tram
Rd, Clarkville, about 4.40pm last Thursday.
Investigations indicated Mrs White's car had been travelling
north-east on South Eyre Rd, but failed to give way when
turning right into Tram Rd.
Her car had pulled out in front of the other vehicle which
was travelling west on Tram Rd.
Mrs White died in Christchurch Hospital the following day.