Traffic & Crashes

Crash reportedly blocking SH29

A crash is reportedly blocking State Highway 29. NZTA reports that due to a crash on SH29, lanes are blocked in both directions between McLaren Falls Road... Read More

Waikato and BOP state highway works for February

The first of a series of closures on the State Highway 29 Kaimai Range will take place from Sunday 25 February to Thursday 29 February. Closing the road... Read More

Serious crash in Te Puke

A person is in a serious condition after a three-vehicle crash in Te Puke this afternoon. Police say a three-vehicle crash reported at 3:20pm at the intersection... Read More

SH2 Waihī to Tauranga traffic impacts

Motorists are being asked to drive carefully through road work sites and stick to temporary speed limits. "Unreliable travel times are frustrating for everyone,... Read More

SH2 closed following serious crash - NZTA

State Highway 2, just south of Waihi, is reported to be closed, reports NZTA. The roading agency has issued an alert saying the highway is closed due to a... Read More

Logging truck gridlock paralyses businesses

Anger is boiling over this week as Mount Maunganui businesses impacted by long lines of logging trucks blocking their driveways are threatening action, following... Read More

Congestion charging could be needed in Tauranga

The current funding model for transport infrastructure is 'not going to cut it” and congestion charges may be needed in Tauranga. Commissioner Stephen... Read More

Motorbikes seized following Paeroa gang tangi

Multiple motorbikes have been seized as Police had an increased presence in the Waikato town of Paeroa on Tuesday for the tangi of a Waikato-based gang member. A... Read More

Car on fire on SH29A near Hairini roundabout

Emergency services are responding to the scene of a vehicle fire on State Highway 29A at the Hairini roundabout. A SunLive reader reports that a car is in... Read More

Crash: occupants of the vehicle fled the scene

Police are searching for the occupants of a vehicle that were in a crash in Mount Maunganui this afternoon. Police were notified of a single-vehicle crash... Read More

One in hospital following electric bicycle crash

A person has been taken to hospital following a crash involving an electric bicycle in Welcome Bay on Tuesday morning. "Police received reports of a collision... Read More

Extreme fire danger risk continues in dry areas

Strong, warm, north to northwesterly winds once again give way to a cool southerly flow as the familiar pattern of this summer in Aotearoa New Zealand continues. Strong... Read More