Police have named the victim of a fatal two-car crash in Brixton, Taranaki this morning as 18-year-old Olivia Renee Keightley-Trigg.

Police said the crash occurred on Devon Rd (State Highway 3), Brixton, near Waitara around 6am.

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

A police spokesperson said he is facing a variety of charges including dangerous driving causing death.

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Keightley-Trigg, of Waitara, died at the scene and police extend their sympathies to her friends and family, the spokesperson said.

Last month 19-year-old Kyle William Love, also from Waitara, was killed in a two-car crash on Devon Rd.

Olivia Renee Keightley-Trigg, 18, of Waitara, died in a two-vehicle crash in Brixton, Taranaki early today. Photo / NZ Police
Olivia Renee Keightley-Trigg, 18, of Waitara, died in a two-vehicle crash in Brixton, Taranaki early today. Photo / NZ Police