Fatal Crash Update & Name Release
Police can now release the name of the person who died following a crash in Invercargill on Friday night (7 December).
The two-car crash occurred at the intersection of Newscastle and Clifton Streets at around 9.10pm.
She was Emma Joyce Bagley, 37, of Invercargill.
Emma’s husband, a passenger in their Kia stationwagon, remains in a critical but stable condition in Christchurch Hospital.
Their two young children suffered minor to moderate injuries and have been released from hospital, Detective Senior Sergeant Stu Harvey said.
The driver of the second vehicle, a Subaru Impreza hatchback, suffered serious injuries and remains in Southland Hospital while the passenger has been discharged.
The Serious Crash Unit continues to investigate and Police would still like to hear from anyone who saw the Subaru in the hours before the crash.
Anyone with information is urged to contact Invercargill Police on (03) 211 0400.
Friends and family can read Emma’s funeral notice below.