Man killed in North Otago crash named

Police have released the name of the local man who died in a car crash near Ngapara on Friday night.

Scott Addison's car struck a tree on the Tokarahi-Ngapara Rd at about 9pm.

Senior Sergeant Jason McCoy said speed and alcohol were contributing factors in the crash.

Mr Addison, 22, was the sole occupant of the vehicle and no other cars were involved.