Appeal for info following fatal Papamoa crash

Bay of Plenty Police are seeking witnesses following a fatal crash last night on the Tauranga Eastern Link. Police were notified of the two-vehicle... Read More

Car fire on Tauranga Eastern Link

UPDATE 1.40pm: A car fire on the Tauranga Eastern Link has been extinguished.  Fire and Emergency New Zealand northern fire communications shift... Read More

One dead following crash on TEL

UPADTE 8.30AM: Police have confirmed that one person has died following a serious crash on the Tauranga Eastern Link.   Emergency services... Read More

Large tree falls on SH29, causing traffic delays

State Highway 29 is partially blocked due to a fallen tree. A large tree has come down on State Highway 29 in the Lower Kaimai range, blocking three... Read More

Safety improvements to start on BOP highway

Improvements to the safety of State Highway 5, Tarukenga to Ngongotahā, and to congestion at the existing SH5/State Highway 36 roundabout will get underway... Read More

Man killed in Waikato crash named

Police can now name the person who died in a single-vehicle crash in the Waikato. He was Damian Nicholson, 24, of Kihikihi, says a police spokesperson. Emergency... Read More

Partial closure No 1 Road for pipeline work

­ Part of Te Puke’s No 1 Road will be reduced to one lane from February 2 to March 8 to enable trenching for the Waiāri main trunk water pipeline. The... Read More

Vehicle rolls in Mount crash

Emergency services are responding to a two-vehicle crash in Mount Maunganui.  Fire and Emergency NZ were called to the crash on the intersecting... Read More

Critical injuries reported in expressway crash

One person is in critical condition after a car rolled on the Waikato Expressway. Police warn there is likely to be some disruption to traffic following... Read More

Summer programme targets learner drivers

    A summer driving programme is being launched to help people learn to drive and get their licence. The Drive Summer Series - developed... Read More

Paeroa fatal crash victim named

Police have released the name of the man killed in a crash in Paeroa. He was 43-year-old Andrew Noel Frater. Police say Andrew died in a single-vehicle... Read More

Hot, lifting road contributes to SH2 delays

Bitumen coming through a road surface contributed to the significant delays on State Highway 2, says Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency. Motorists took... Read More

Roadworks in Katikati causing delays

Motorists are contacting SunLive complaining of queues north of Katikati.  They say it is slow travelling between Waihi and Tauranga today.  According... Read More

Delays expected on Takitimu Drive

Motorists are being warned to expect delays when travelling on Takitimu Drive tonight. Resurfacing works will be taking place from 7pm until 6am. The... Read More

No injuries reported in Te Puke crash

No injuries have been reported following a crash in Te Puke. Emergency services were called to the crash on Dunlop Road just after 7am. A police spokesperson... Read More