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Man charged with dangerous driving over Taranaki crash that killed 18-year-old

Police have released the name of the woman who died in a two-vehicle crash in Taranaki today.

Olivia Renee Keightley-Trigg. Source: NZ Police

Olivia Renee Keightley-Trigg, 18, from Waitara, died at the scene, police have confirmed in a statement.

A 37-year-old man is due to appear in New Plymouth District Court on Thursday 30 August over the crash.

He is facing a variety of charges including Dangerous Driving Causing Death.