Porirua motorcyclist killed
A motorcyclist who died in hospital after a crash south of Nelson has been named as Robert Scott Healey, 45, of Porirua.
Mr Healey was involved in a collision with a light van in Kerr Hill Rd in Golden Downs at about 12.30pm on Saturday.
The Nelson Marlborough rescue helicopter flew him to Nelson Hos- pital, but police said he died at about 8pm on Saturday evening.
Police believed Mr Healey was riding with a group of people. The collision happened on a bend, with the van travelling in the opposite direction.
The helicopter returned to fly the van driver to hospital, where he was in a stable condition.