Crash on Takitimu Drive

Motorists are being warned of delays on State Highway 2 following a crash. A reporter at the scene says it is after SH2 and SH29 merge heading towards the city and before the Waihi Road off-ramp. "One car has been turned around and is facing...... Read More

VIDEO: Stolen vehicle ditched near Domain Road

UPDATED: A car chase across eastern Tauranga tonight has generated a trail of debris on roads, a police chase around the streets and a lot of buzz on social media. Callers to SunLive say a dark red car, a Nissan Primera or similar, was seen fleeing...... Read More

Multiple injuries in BOP crash

UPDATE: Four people have been injured in a crash on State Highway 5, in the Rotorua area. The collision between a car and a truck happened just before 2pm near Oturoa Road. A police spokesperson says the four injured were in the car. "Two have...... Read More

Section of Cameron Road to be reduced to one lane

From today, the east side of Cameron Road, between 15th Ave and 17th Ave, will temporarily be reduced to one lane to upgrade a water main. Only one side of Cameron Road, in the direction heading from the city centre towards Greerton, will be impacted. "The...... Read More

Man seriously injured in culvert crash

A man is in serious condition after a crash in Hikutaia, north of Paeroa. Emergency services were called to the crash at 12.39pm on Tuesday. A spokesperson for the Auckland Rescue Helicopter Trust says a man in his 50’s suffered multiple injuries...... Read More

Cyclist dies after Ohope crash

A cyclist has died after a crash on West End Road in Ohope on Saturday 12 January. Police were called to an incident at the beach carpark involving a car and cyclist around 12:25pm on Saturday. The cyclist was seriously injured and taken to hospital...... Read More

Delays expected around Tauriko roundabout

Motorists who use the Tauriko roundabout at the intersection of State Highway 29 and State Highway 36, are being warned to expect delays. Pavement repairs are currently taking place in the area. The NZTA says the roundabout is down to one lane from...... Read More

One lane blocked on SH2 in Katikati

UPDATE 1.05pm: One lane is blocked on State Highway 2, in Katikati, following a crash The New Zealand Transport Agency is warning motorists of delays in the area. "Due to a crash between Lund Road and Thompsons Track, near Forta Leza, a lane...... Read More

Man killed in Reporoa crash named

Police have released the name of the man who was killed in a crash near Rotorua. The crash happened north of Broadlands township in Reporoa, on Sunday January 6. "He was 60-year-old Ronald Gladding of Reporoa," says a police spokesperson. "Police...... Read More

Driver seriously injured in petrol tanker crash

The driver of a fuel tanker which has rolled near Taupo this morning has been flown to hospital in serious condition. State Highway One is now closed in Ohakuri, Taupo District and diversions are in a place, says a police spokesperson. “A fuel...... Read More

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