SH2 crash causing traffic delays

A crash on State Highway 2 near the Te Maunga roundabout is causing traffic delays on SH2 as well SH29A. A police spokesperson says there is a vehicle... Read More

Te Maunga lane blocked following vehicle breakdown

Motorists are being warned to expect delays near the Te Maunga roundabout this morning. NZTA is reporting a breakdown before the Te Maunga... Read More

Maunganui Road clear after two-vehicle crash

Maunganui Road is now clear following a two-vehicle crash. Emergency services were called to the crash, at the intersection of Spur Ave, just after... Read More

Moderate injuries in Aongatete crash

  Investigations are underway into a crash on Wright Road, near Aongatete.   Emergency services were called to the crash just after 8pm... Read More

Reports of broken down truck on SH29

People travelling over the Kaimai Range via State Highway 29 are being warned to expect delays. A caller to the 0800 SUNLIVE news hotline says a truck... Read More

Two arrested after short BOP pursuit

  Two people are due to appear in court following a police pursuit in the Bay of Plenty, which lasted only a matter of seconds.   A police... Read More

One dead following motorbike crash

One person is dead following a crash between a car and motorbike. Emergency services were called to the crash on Piako Road, near Morrinsville, at 3.55pm... Read More

WBOP speed limit proposal out for public feedback

Speed reductions around Western Bay schools are among proposed speed limit changes out for public feedback. Western Bay of Plenty District Council is... Read More

Police calling for witnesses to BOP fatal crash

Police are calling for witnesses to a fatal crash in the Bay of Plenty. In particular, officers want to hear from a person in a red truck who stopped... Read More

Two die in separate BOP motorcycle crashes

Two people have died in separate motorbike crashes in the Bay of Plenty in less than 24 hours.   One person was killed in a motorcycle crash at... Read More

Reports of ruckus at Arataki slowing up traffic

A ruckus in Arataki appears to be the reason behind a large Police presence and a build up of traffic near Bayfair this afternoon. Police have confirmed... Read More

One person died following crash near Ngongotaha

12.40pm update: One person has died following the crash on Wikaraka Street, Ngongotaha, earlier, which involved a motorbike. The road will remain closed... Read More

One dead after motorcycle crash in Eastern BOP

One person has died following a serious crash on Bell Road in Nukuhou, Whakatane.  A police spokesperson says the crash involving two motorcycles... Read More

Three car crash reported on SH29

State Highway 29 is blocked in both directions following a crash near Tauriko. NZTA is advising moritists to expect delays due to a between the... Read More

Power outage after SH29 crash

  Power is out to about 200 properties in the Lower Kaimai area this morning.   Powerco is reporting that the cause of the outage is a vehicle... Read More