Police have released the name of the person who died in a motorcycle crash in Rotorua earlier this week.
The man was 47-year-old Thomas Hunuhunu of Rotorua.
Police were called to a crash on Deven Street West around 2am on Thursday morning after a motorcycle collided with a tree.
The motorcycle was the only vehicle involved in the crash and the driver died at the scene.
The Serious Crash Unit is still investigating the fatal accident.