Truck driver killed near Milford Sound named

Police have named a truck driver who died after a crash near Milford Sound.

He was Anthony Mervin Lush (61), of Te Anau.

Police said they were notified of the crash on Lower Hollyford Rd, near the Te Anau Milford Highway (SH94), about 1pm yesterday.

An investigation is continuing.







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