The motorcycle rider who died in a crash with a truck in
Waikato yesterday has been named.
Ross Howard Blair, 45, of Te Aroha, suffered fatal injuries
in the collision, which occurred at the intersection of
Wardville Rd and Tower Rd near Waharoa, police said.
He was in a group of three men who were all riding
The driver of the truck was "naturally very upset", but was
helping police with their investigations, Senior Sergeant
Pete van de Wetering of the Hamilton district command centre
It was too early to say what had caused the crash, or to
comment on the events leading up to it, he said.