Traffic & Crashes

Two-vehicle crash on Girven Road, Mount Maunganui

Police are responding to a two-vehicle crash on Girven Road near Gloucester Road, says a police spokesperson. They say the crash was reported at 10.40am... Read More

One injured following crash

One person has sustained moderate injuries following a crash in Arataki on Sunday morning. Police were called about 10am to Gloucester Road after a crash... Read More

Athenree Road closed following serious crash

Athenree Road in Western Bay of Plenty, is closed following a serious crash. Police are responding to a two-vehicle crash on Athenree Road, approximately... Read More

Don't risk it on the road over Matariki

No matter where you're heading at Matariki, make sure you get there in one piece, says Police. Police are informing motorists to expect the appropriate enforcement... Read More

Interislander ferry Aratere aground near Picton

Authorities have abandoned plans to attempt to refloat the stricken Interislander ferry Aratere at 9am as they instead send down divers to gather more information... Read More

Road blocked, State Highway 3, Te Awamutu

Police are responding to a two vehicle crash involving a tractor on State Highway 3 (Ohaupo Road), near Te Rahu Road, Te Awamutu; says a police spokesperson. "The... Read More

Crash on Courtney Road, Tauranga South

An 0800SUNLIVE caller says there are lots of cars around a crash on Courtney Road. There has been a single vehicle crash on Courtney Road reported at 3:45pm,... Read More

NZTA issues SH2 vandalism warning

NZ Transport Agency Waka Kotahi is issuing a warning to those vandalising SH2 in protest the installation of median barriers. Upset with NZTA's decision to... Read More

Crash on Bethlehem Road, one person in hospital

Police are responding to a collision where a vehicle has collided with a person on Bethlehem Road just before 12:45pm, says a police spokesperson. "Hato... Read More

Locals spray paint over road markings in protest

Action taken by people upset with median barriers being installed on State Highway 2, near Katikati, has been reported to police. SH2 side road residents... Read More

Pāpāmoa crash: person in hospital

One person is in hospital after a crash on Pāpāmoa Beach Road. "Emergency services responded to a report of a crash involving two vehicles reported at... Read More

Police appeal for witnesses to Hampton Downs crash

Police are appealing for witnesses following a crash on State Highway 1 at around 11.55am on Friday June 14. The two vehicle crash that occurred near Hampton... Read More