Attempts by Cook Islands News to obtain further details from police on the fatal crash were unsuccessful yesterday.
Cook Islands News understands there have been a number of other serious accidents in recent days. In a media release issued yesterday police mentioned that ‘others are in hospital with serious injuries’ as a result of one of the crashes.
The release said police serious crime investigation teams were conducting inquiries into these crashes and asked members of the public who may have been in the vicinity of the crashes to come forward and talk to the team.
The release did not give details as to when or where any of the accidents occurred.