Easter road toll at one

The Easter road toll is currently at one after one person died in a crash in Huntly on Sunday night. A police spokesperson says emergency services... Read More

Delays expected for Tauranga motorists

Motorists are being warned to expect delays all around Tauranga today, as many people will be heading home after a long weekend away. The NZTA has... Read More

Power cut to 335 Oropi properties due to crash

11.20pm Update: Power has now been restored to 335 properties in Oropi following a power cut on Sunday evening. The power outage was due to a vehicle... Read More

Police busy on Friday evening

While holidaymakers are out and about enjoying the tail end of summer over the Easter break, Police are kept busy. Responding to calls of help to find... Read More

Crash at Tauriko

Motorist are reporting an accident has happened at Tauriko about 3.30pm this afternoon. It's reported that a car and motorcycle have crashed on... Read More

Motorcycle accident on Cameron Rd

There have been reports of an accident between a car and motorcycle in Gate Pa on Saturday afternoon. The crash happened on Cameron Rd about 2pm on... Read More

Fiery motorcycle accident on Te Puke Highway

1.30pm update: The Te Puke Highway has now been reopened following a fiery crash involving two motorcyclists. Police have confirmed that there are... Read More

NZTA say motorists need to plan ahead

The New Zealand Transport Agency (NZTA) are urging motorists travelling across the Waikato and Bay of Plenty region for Easter to drive to the conditions... Read More

Power outage after vehicle crashes into power pole

A vehicle has crashed into a power pole in Welcome Bay. A caller to the 0800 SUNLIVE news hotline says it happened near the Kairua Road and Welcome... Read More

One injured in McLaren Falls crash

One person has been injured in a two car crash near McLaren Falls. Police were called to the crash on McLaren Falls Road at 8.40am. A police spokesperson... Read More

Highway down to one lane after logging truck crash

UPDATED: 12.56PM: Emergency services are responding to a truck trailer that has been tipped over on the Opotiki side of the Maraenui Hill. A police... Read More

Guilty pleas in triple-fatal crash

The man accused of the death of three road workers near Matata on February 26 has pleaded guilty. David Michael Cox entered his plea to the charges... Read More

Driver dies following SH35 crash

One person has died following a crash on State Highway 35, near Opotiki. A ute was involved in the single-vehicle crash about 1.50pm on Tuesday. In... Read More

Serious crash on SH35

A serious crash is being reported on State Highway 35, near Omaio, this afternoon. "A serious crash has been reported in this area," says... Read More

Counting the social cost of crashes

A report outlining the social cost of road crashes highlights the enormous impact death and serious injury have on New Zealand and New Zealanders, says... Read More