SH2 safety improvements starting near Ōpōtiki

Work to make State Highway 2 between Wainui Road and Ōpōtiki safer for road users is starting this month. Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency advises... Read More

Witness appeal after woman and dog’s near miss

A Tauranga woman is sharing her story as a warning to motorists about getting witness details if involved in traffic incidents. Catherine Geeves was... Read More

One person has died following Matamata crash

One person has died following a crash in Matamata last night. Police have confirmed this morning that a pedestrian has died after being struck by a... Read More

Road blocked following crash near Matamata

A road is blocked following a vehicle collision at Matamata. The crash occurred near Taihoa Street just before 10pm. Emergency services are at the... Read More

Single vehicle crash near Aongatete SH2

One person has received moderate injuries following a single-vehicle collision on State Highway 2 near Aongatete. Police were notified of the collision... Read More

Buckle up on the farm

WorkSafe New Zealand is advising farmers to buckle up after an analysis of vehicle-related fatalities found that nearly half those that occur on farm... Read More

Kaimai Range SH29 resurfacing work begins Sunday

Motorists are encouraged to plan their journey ahead over the next few days to allow time to drive through resurfacing work on SH29 in the Kaimai Range. The... Read More

One child has died following BOP crash

Police have confirmed this morning that a child has died following a crash on State Highway 38, Rerewhakaaitu last night. Emergency services were called... Read More

Police on the hunt for car chase offenders

Police are on the hunt for the occupants of a car chase who fled the scene after the car crashed into a power pole earlier this morning. Police attempted... Read More

Vehicle sought following Mount fatal

  Police investigating a fatal crash in Mount Maunganui are appealing for information about a vehicle seen in the area at the time of the collision.   In... Read More

Whakatane crash victim dies

A person seriously injured in a Bay of Plenty crash has died. Emergency services were called to a crash between a truck and ute at the intersection... Read More

One dead following Waikato crash

Police can confirm one person has died following a single vehicle crash on Gordonton Road, Gordonton last night. Emergency services were alerted at... Read More

Traffic chaos around Tauranga

Mass traffic delays are being reported around Tauranga this morning. While the city usually experiences high traffic volumes, motorists are reporting... Read More

Recognising and rewarding safe truck drivers

Police are taking part in Truck Driver Appreciation Week being rolled out this week at locations throughout New Zealand. The initiative is led by NZ... Read More

Police name fatal motorcycle crash victim

Police have named the motorcyclist who died as a result of a crash in Mount Maunganui on Sunday. He was Donald James Whare, 32, of Tauranga. The crash,... Read More