The critically injured man presented at Whakatāne Hospital and later died of his injuries.
A man has died of critical injuries in Whakatāne, prompting a police investigation.
The man presented himself at Whakatāne Hospital about midnight on Saturday, a police spokeswoman said.
He died a short time later.
“Enquiries are under way to determine the circumstances that led to the man’s injuries.”
Anyone with information is asked to contact police on 105 or by phoning Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.
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