The elderly woman who died in a head-on crash north of
Wellington yesterday has been named by police.
She was 84-year-old Gloria Adair Good, of Waikawa Beach at
The crash happened on State Highway 1 at Manakau in
Horowhenua about 1pm.
Ms Good was driving a Toyota when it appeared to cross the
centreline and into the path of a Mitsubishi 4WD, police
She died at the scene.
The sole occupant of the other vehicle, an 80-year-old man,
suffered minor injuries and was taken to Palmerston North
Hospital as a precaution.
Inquiries into the cause of the crash were continuing, police