Biker named after fatal crash

03:44, Feb 04 2014

Police have named the motorcyclist who died after a collision with a car yesterday in Central Otago.

Paul Kidd, 46, from Karamea, suffered critical injuries in the collision on Cairnmuir Road, Bannockburn, near Cromwell.

He was flown to Dunedin Hospital last night by helicopter, but died en route.

A serious crash investigator was examining the scene today to gather information to determine the exact cause of the crash. 

The driver of the car, who was the sole occupant in the vehicle, was uninjured