Police can now release the name of the pedestrian who died in a collision in Gore yesterday (Wednesday 2 January).
He was 17-year-old Jamie Charles Shearing from Conical Hill.
The collision occurred on Waimea Highway about 12.30am and Police continue to make enquires.
Anyone who may have seen Jamie walking along Waimea Valley Road between 7pm, 1 January and 12.30am, 2 January is urged to call Gore Police on (03) 203 9323.
You may be interested
29 Confirmed Covid-19 Cases In Clutha/SouthlandNews Desk - Apr 02, 2020
Today the Ministry of Health released latest confirmed Covid-19 case numbers for the Southern DHB area. There are now 29 confirmed…
$100,000 donation for Southland Charity HospitalNews Desk - Apr 02, 2020
The Southland Charity Hospital Trust has received a generous $100,000 donation from an unnamed donor, and the timing couldn’t be…