Traffic & Crashes

Five dead after car crosses centre line

Police say they know how a head-on two vehicle crash that left five people dead in Waikato on Tuesday afternoon happened but are still investigating why. Two... Read More

Te Pāti Māori protest plans for Thursday

Prime Minister Christopher Luxon has slammed plans for a day of disruption launched by Te Pāti Māori as 'illegal”. Te Pāti Māori is urging all Māori... Read More

Multiple fatalities following Waikato crash

Police can confirm that five people have died following a head-on crash in the Waikato. Emergency services were called to the scene on State Highway 3/Ōhaupō... Read More

One injured following crash on SH29

Emergency services are responding to a two-vehicle crash on State Highway 29. The crash, near Cambridge Road, on SH29 was reported to Police at 5.33pm. "The... Read More

Serious crash in Waikato on SH3, Ōhaupō

Emergency services are responding to the scene of a serious crash in the Waikato region. State Highway 3/Ōhaupō Road is closed between Jary Road and Ngaroto... Read More

Crash near Cameron Rd and Elizabeth St blocks road

The intersection of Cameron Road and Elizabeth Street is partially blocked after a crash. There has been a two-vehicle crash at the intersection of Cameron... Read More

Toll road graffiti '100 per cent relatable'

Minus two-degree temperatures left one truck driver chilly on his night shift when suddenly, driving along the Tauranga Takitimu Drive Toll road at 1.20 in the... Read More

'Mana Wave’ brings smiles amid traffic delays

In the middle of major disruptive roadworks causing significant and long-term traffic delays, one roadside worker is standing out as a beacon of cheer... Read More

Two crashes in eastern Bay of Plenty

Emergency services are responding to a three-vehicle crash in Opotiki and a crash between a car and tractor at Otakiri. Police say they received a report... Read More

Motorcyclist dies following crash

One person has died following a crash on Lawrence Street in Te Kuiti on Saturday. The crash, involving a car and a motorcycle, was reported to Police at 1.10pm. "The... Read More

One person in critical condition following crash

One person is in a critical condition following a vehicle crash in South Waikato. Police are responding to a two-vehicle crash involving a motorbike on Lawrence... Read More

Waikato and BOP state highway works for May

While the focus for maintenance contractors across the Waikato and Bay of Plenty region has turned to reactive activities, a number of infrastructure projects... Read More