Road workers report “worrying trend” at BOP sites

  Road work contractors across the Bay of Plenty are reporting an increase in speeds near their worksites.   This is a worrying trend, and... Read More

Te Puke highway works: road workers abused

Road workers have been verbally abused, and objects thrown at them by people travelling through the Te Puke Highway site this week. Necessary work to... Read More

Safety concerns raised following hit and run

Residents of No. 1 Road in Te Puke are calling for safer road conditions following a car hitting a bus on Sunday evening. Police say they received a... Read More

Two crashes in Katikati and Whakamarama

Two people have received injuries following a vehicle crash in Katikati. Police received a report of a collision involving two vehicles on Park Road... Read More

Truck crashes into median barrier, Mount Maunganui

A truck has crashed and is on its side at Mount Maunganui. Police received a report of a single vehicle truck that had crashed into the median barrier... Read More

Emissions plan: calls for stronger incentives

The Motor Trade Association is calling for a 'scrap and replace' car scheme to be extended to all New Zealanders. As part of its plan to drive... Read More

Police cordons reported on Fraser Street

Reports are coming in of police cordons on Fraser Street this morning. A SunLive reader has emailed saying police have blocked off Fraser Street, between... Read More

Single vehicle crash on SH29, Kaimai Range

There has been a vehicle crash on State Highway 29 on the Kaimai Range. Police received a report of a single-vehicle crash about 12.40pm. "It... Read More

SH29 Omanawa River Bridge temporary lane closure

The bridge over the Omanawa River on State Highway 29, just south of Tauriko, is currently reduced to a 30 km per hour speed limit for strengthening... Read More

One seriously injured following crash near Opotiki

One person has received serious injuries following a crash on State Highway 35 near Opotiki early on Sunday morning. Police report that there was a... Read More

Car hits parked cars in Otumoetai

Update, 8.49am: Otumoetai Road has reopened again following an earlier crash. A crash occurred when a car hit parked cars on Otumoetai Road at about... Read More

Community asked to share views on Tauriko West

Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency and Tauranga City Council are seeking peoples’ views on the next phase of the Tauriko for Tomorrow project to shape... Read More

Police seek dash-cam footage to serious crash

Police investigating a serious crash are seeking dashcam footage from the public. The single-car crash happened on Tauranga Road, near Matamata, at... Read More

Tauranga Road: Serious crash near Matamata

Emergency services are responding to a serious crash on Tauranga Road, near Matamata. A car is reported to have rolled on the highway, near Rockford... Read More

Vehicle crashes into house in Arataki

A vehicle has crashed into a house in Arataki, Emergency services were called to the crash on Grenada Street just before 1.30pm. A photographer at... Read More