SH2 cheated of two more deaths

“Please, please, please…” A plaintive appeal for commonsense on the roads this Christmas. An appeal to stay alive. And it comes... Read More

Car hits mobility scooter in Gate Pa

A car has crashed into a mobility scooter on Cameron Road in Gate Pa. A police spokesperson says, “Police received information from ambulance... Read More

Government to act on fuel market recommendations

  Commerce and Consumer Affairs Minister Kris Faafoi says the government will act after a report confirms consumers are paying more than what would... Read More

Closures planned for SH29a this weekend

State Highway 29A between the Baypark and Te Maunga roundabouts will be closed this weekend. The stretch of highway will be closed from 7pm tonight... Read More

Truck crash reported on SH29

UPDATE 4.14PM: Emergency services are currently responding to a crash involving two trucks on State Highway 29 at the intersection of Valley View Road.... Read More

Police: Most fatal crashes caused by rider actions

“The moment you stop learning, is the moment you should stop riding.” This is the message from crash scene investigator Peter Sowter,... Read More

Night works scheduled for SH29A

Resurfacing night works has been scheduled for State Highway 29A from Oropi Road and Cameron Road this week. According to the NZTA, night works will... Read More

Name released for Apata crash

Police have now named the man who died in a crash near Apata on Monday. The two car crash was reported at around 5pm and closed the road for some hours.... Read More

Crash and weather causing traffic delays

A crash along State Highway 2 as well as the weather are causing traffic delays around Tauranga this afternoon. Emergency services have been called... Read More

SH2 open after fatal crash

State Highway 2, between Tauranga and Katikati, is open this morning after a fatal crash. One person is dead after two vehicles crash head-on near Apata... Read More

One dead after crash on SH2 near Apata

UUPDATED 6:50pm: One person has died after a two vehicle crash on Apata station Road. A police spokesperson has confirmed a person had died from the... Read More

Police chase through Tauranga

Reports are coming in of a police chase through Tauranga this afternoon. A SunLive reader has messaged us in Facebook to say they have seen several... Read More

Police issue wrong statement about man’s death

Police are working to determine how two statements were issued this morning advising media that a man had died following a crash in the Bay of Plenty. It... Read More

Information appeal after BOP serious crash

UPDATED 9.21AM: Police are appealing for witnesses following serious crash in Opotiki yesterday. The two-vehicle crash occurred near the intersection... Read More

Five killed in weekend crashes

Five people have been killed in crashes this weekend - after the launch of a summer road safety campaign by emergency services and the Transport Agency. Police... Read More