Fatal crash near Whakatane

One person has died following a serious crash near Ohope this morning. The crash happened on Wainui Road, Wainui near Ohope. Police were alerted to... Read More

Two early morning crashes, no injuries.

Two vehicle collisions occurred early this morning in Western Bay of Plenty. One crash happened in Pyes Pa, and the other in Welcome Bay. Police received... Read More

Car v train - pair killed in smash at crossing

Barrier arms being installed at a notorious railway crossing will arrive too late for two people who were killed when the car they were in was ploughed... Read More

Two crashes in Te Puna

Reports are coming in from SunLive readers of a two-vehicle collision on SH2 just north of the Wairoa River bridge in Te Puna. Callers to SunLive report... Read More

Funding confirmed for Omokoroa Road upgrade

The Omokoroa Road upgrade from Western Avenue to Tralee Street will go ahead following the NZ Transport Agency’s agreement to co-fund the $8 million... Read More

SH2 cheated of two more deaths

“Please, please, please…” A plaintive appeal for commonsense on the roads this Christmas. An appeal to stay alive. And it comes... Read More

Car hits mobility scooter in Gate Pa

A car has crashed into a mobility scooter on Cameron Road in Gate Pa. A police spokesperson says, “Police received information from ambulance... Read More

Government to act on fuel market recommendations

  Commerce and Consumer Affairs Minister Kris Faafoi says the government will act after a report confirms consumers are paying more than what would... Read More

Closures planned for SH29a this weekend

State Highway 29A between the Baypark and Te Maunga roundabouts will be closed this weekend. The stretch of highway will be closed from 7pm tonight... Read More

Truck crash reported on SH29

UPDATE 4.14PM: Emergency services are currently responding to a crash involving two trucks on State Highway 29 at the intersection of Valley View Road.... Read More

Police: Most fatal crashes caused by rider actions

“The moment you stop learning, is the moment you should stop riding.” This is the message from crash scene investigator Peter Sowter,... Read More

Night works scheduled for SH29A

Resurfacing night works has been scheduled for State Highway 29A from Oropi Road and Cameron Road this week. According to the NZTA, night works will... Read More

Name released for Apata crash

Police have now named the man who died in a crash near Apata on Monday. The two car crash was reported at around 5pm and closed the road for some hours.... Read More

Crash and weather causing traffic delays

A crash along State Highway 2 as well as the weather are causing traffic delays around Tauranga this afternoon. Emergency services have been called... Read More

SH2 open after fatal crash

State Highway 2, between Tauranga and Katikati, is open this morning after a fatal crash. One person is dead after two vehicles crash head-on near Apata... Read More