Woman faces charge after man dies in crash

A 43-year-old Havelock woman has been charged with drink-driving causing death after a man was killed in a crash near Canvastown in October.

Canvastown man Warren Brett Wilson, 58, died after the Mercedes car he was a passenger in crashed into a bank on State Highway 6 between Canvastown and Havelock on October 2.

The 43-year-old woman was driving the car. No other cars were involved.

She is to appear in the Blenheim District Court today.

The Marlborough Express