Marlborough Sounds car plunge victim named

Police have named a man who died after his car plunged more than 150m off a bank in the Marlborough Sounds on Monday.

Timothy Shand, 63, of Port Ligar, died after his vehicle came off Te Towaka-Port Ligar Road, just before 3pm.

A serious crash investigation is underway and a post mortem has been completed.

The matter has been referred to the coroner.


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