Truck rear-ended car on SH29a

A truck has rear-ended a car on State Highway 29a by the Welcome Bay roundabout.

Both vehicles are blocking the North-bound lane, which may cause traffic congestion.

Police say the man in the car appears to have recieved minor injures from the impact.

Emergency services are currently at the scene.

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here we go again

Posted on 05-08-2017 11:42 | By old trucker

I just come through there on thursday in a Transporter, its blinkin DANGEROUS, its so tight with a long trailer and the lights do not stay on long enough to get a run, hope both drivers are ok, truck driver would be beside himself, its a NIGHTMARE at all roundabouts in TGA , the so called new roundabout at Tepuna is also DANGEROUS, how does NZTA make such a BIG B--ls up with this, and how do BIG TRANSPORTERS ABLE to get around that with all the BIG things they get off wharf etc, its a DISGRACE NZTA, (but hang on) this what the (CONS)ULTANTS designed and are right,YEAH RIGHT, it it to BIG AND TOO narrow on entry and exit a free left turn into minden further back would have been better, also the roundabout at entry to Tepuke a BLINKIN STUPID Sunlive Thankyou, 10-4out.


Posted on 05-08-2017 10:41 | By Capt_Kaveman

not aroundabout its traffic lights hence why i want the lights removed

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