Woman named in fatal Foxton crash

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Police can now confirm the name of the driver who died in a crash on State Highway 1 near Foxton on Friday.

"She was 31-year-old Michelle Grace Tunley from Lower Hutt," says police in a statement.

"Our thoughts are with her family at this difficult time."

The Serious Crash Unit are investigating and the death has been referred to the Coroner.