The driver in a fiery crash that killed two people last night near Oamaru was 18, police say. Oamaru suddenly became a scene of devastation yesterday after a serious crash left nine people injured. Waitaki Boys' High School rector Darryl Paterson confirmed to the Otago Daily Times one of the people killed in the crash was a year 12 pupil that had recently left the school. Oamaru Today is a Facebook page created by Allan Dick to reflect life in North Otago. Police are investigating a fatal crash involving a milk tanker in North Otago. Oamaru Today is a Facebook page created by Allan Dick to reflect life in North Otago. 683 talking about this. A Dunedin man has been named as the person killed in a fatal fleeing driver incident near Oamaru. A crash that killed a milk tanker driver north of Oamaru has been described as a "tragedy". A person is dead and another is in hospital in critical condition after fleeing police near Oamaru. Oamaru suddenly became a scene of devastation yesterday after a serious crash left nine people injured. Oamaru prostate cancer survivor Billy Mitchell has self-funded, printed and laminated hundreds of posters to be displayed in men's toilets around Oamaru, raising awareness... Council to consult on stadium. Police received a report of a vehicle driving dangerously on Hampden-Palmerston Road, Waimate, around 6:30am. The crash happened at the intersection of T Y Duncan and Shortland roads in Oamaru North, about 11.10pm on Wednesday. 2,925 talking about this. The driver in a fiery crash that killed two people last night near Oamaru was 18, police say. The man struck and killed by an "out of control" car in Oamaru was Gerald James Cowley, 67, of Waikouaiti. The driver of the vehicle was also a former pupil, he said. Nine people were injured, up to three seriously, in a two-car crash north of Oamaru today. Local leaders in sport will soon have their say on a proposed indoor stadium. A year 12 student of Waitaki Boys' High School is one of two people killed in a fiery crash in Oamaru on Wednesday night. Traffic builds up on SH1 after a fatal crash closes the road north of Hampden. Shortly before 7am, a Police unit spotted the vehicle in the Alma area and attempted to stop it. Police have named the man who was killed in a crash in Oamaru following a report of dangerous driving in the area at the weekend. Oamaru Today is a Facebook page created by Allan Dick to reflect life in North Otago. Police have formally released the names of the two teenagers who died in a crash in Oamaru North on Wednesday night. To contact Allan privately, please email adoamarutoday@gmail.com He was Christopher Narayan Blair, aged 32, of Dunedin. Sergeant Craig Sew Hoy, of Oamaru, said four people were … The crash occurred around 12.40pm near the intersection of State Highway 1 and SH83 (Georgetown Pukeuri Rd). Local leaders in sport will soon have their say on a proposed indoor stadium. Register with us and content you save will appear here so you can access them to read later. 788 talking about this.