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Fiery Taihape crash victims named

NZ NewswireNZ Newswire 20/05/2016

Hereina Paul © Facebook/Hereina Paul Hereina Paul The names of two people killed in a fiery crash near Taihape have been released.

Ohakune locals Ryan David Campbell Thompson, 24, and his passenger Hereina Paul, 23 died when their car left the road on State Highway 1, near the central North Island town late on Monday night.

Police said it appeared the car went over a bank and caught fire.

No one else was involved in the crash.

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