Police have named the woman who died in a fatal crash near Wairoa on Friday.

She was 65-year-old Judith Shadbolt from Wairoa.

The single-vehicle crash occurred on State Highway 2 just outside Raupunga near Wairoa at about 3.30pm on Friday.

A police spokesperson said police's thoughts are with her family at this time.


Emergency services and the Serious Crash Unit had attended the scene.