Rear-ended collision

A vehicle crashed into a stationary car on the side of Bellevue Road.

Police were called to the incident where a person rear ended the parked car on Bellevue Road at 4.16pm.

Police say the second car was parked with no one in it at the time.

"The person driving the car received minor injuries and was assessed by ambulance at the scene. Police then called a tow truck," says a police spokesperson.



2 Comments

Cellphone?

Posted on 20-09-2017 09:02 | By simple.really

Didn't see that written in the article. Maybe a medical event? Don't jump to conclusions.

Hopefully....

Posted on 19-09-2017 23:42 | By GreertonBoy

the text got sent before the impact? Glad the driver was not hurt, and the phone not damaged so the driver could put on farcebook that they had an accident? Drivers.... learn to DRIVE.... and PAY ATTENTION! Someone could have been standing at the rear of the vehicle that was hit. How would you feel then? The phone is not that important?

Leave a Comment

You must be logged in to make a comment. Login Now
Opinion Poll

What facilities do you think Tauranga needs?

A large performing arts centre/conference hub
A 50m swimming pool
An outdoor sports and events stadium
A museum
None of the above
All of the above

VOTE
VIEW RESULTS
Bay Today


Jack-o-lantern in the sunrise. Halloween’s come early this year! Photo: Nicholle Roberson.

Send us your photos from around the Bay of Plenty. kendra@thesun.co.nz