One person has died in Dunedin Hospital after a car collided with a milk tanker in Southland more than a week ago.
The crash happened on the Riverton-Wallacetown Highway between Woodfield St and Otahuti Wrights Bush Rd, about 9.55pm on Friday, November 20
A police spokesperson said the driver of the car died in Dunedin Hospital yesterday.
Initial reports said the person was seriously injured and had been transported to Invercargill Hospital by helicopter.
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An investigation into the cause of the crash is ongoing.
• Anyone who witnessed the crash and had not yet spoken to police was urged to contact 105, quoting file number 201121/7157.