Police name Milton crash victim

Police are now able to release the name of a man who died after a crash in Milton on Friday 12 April.

He was 67-year-old Desmond Bruce Gent of Stirling, South Otago.

"Police extends its condolences to his family and friends," says a police spokesperson.

"The crash occurred on SH 1 near Crichton at around 2:10pm."

Enquiries into the crash are continuing and Police ask that anyone with information which might assist contact Senior Constable Jim Jordan at Balclutha Police on 03 418 0203.