Woman's death referred to coroner

23:17, Nov 26 2013

No charges have been laid over the death of a Washdyke woman struck by a truck on State Highway 1 near Hedley Rd.

Donna Lee Switalla, also known as Donna Lee Hunter, aged 41, of Washdyke, died near the intersection of the highway and Falvey Rd, near Seadown, about 9.30am on July 3.

Police said this morning the driver of the truck had been told there had been a full investigation and no further action would be taken.

The matter is now being dealt with by the coroner.


The Timaru Herald