The names of the two men killed in a fatal crash at Kerikeri in Northland on Monday have been released.
Police today confirmed they are Yvarn Manaia Te Pania, 24, and James Alexander Hamiora, 26, from Northland.
Police say a vehicle travelling north on State Highway 10 is believed to have crossed the centre line and collided head on with a south bound vehicle.
The driver of the car that collided with the victims' car was arrested over the crash.
The deaths have been referred to the Coroner.