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Woman, 33, killed when car loses control and crashes into fence posts

News from NZ Police
A woman was killed in a single vehicle crash in Palmerston North early this morning.

She was Zeenath Rahiman, aged 33, of Palmerston North.

The crash occurred on Railway Road, Kelvin Grove at approximately 12:50am.

Emergency services attended and the woman, in her 30s, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Preliminary indications suggest the vehicle lost control on a right-hand bend and crossed the centre-line. The vehicle then went gone off the road and collided with fence railings and posts.

Palmerston North Police assisted by the Serious Crash Unit are continuing to investigate the crash and the death has now been referred to the coroner.