Detours to be placed on TEL this weekend

  People travelling along State Highway 2, near the Tauranga Eastern Link, are being warned to expect delays this weekend.   Roading contractors... Read More

Horse allegedly hit in early morning crash

A car has allegedly hit a horse in an early morning crash in the Bay of Plenty. A police spokesperson says they received a report of a car hitting... Read More

Three dead, others injured in BOP crashes

Two people are shaken up following a two-car crash in Tauranga this morning. Police were called to the crash, at the intersection of Poike Road and... Read More

Police warn of ice on SH5, near Rotorua

Police are urging motorists to take care on State Highway 5 south of Rotorua. There is back ice on parts of the road, particularly in the Mihi area,... Read More

Car smashes into building in Rotorua

No one has been injured after a car crashed into a building in Rotorua this morning. Emergency services were called to the crash on Hinemoa Street,... Read More

Two dead in BOP train crash

UPDATED 9.11AM: Two people have died following a crash between a train and car in the Bay of Plenty this morning. Fire and Emergency New Zealand northern... Read More

Tanker collides with street sign

  Police are investigating a crash where a tanker smashed into a street sign in Rotorua.   Officers were called to the crash at the intersection... Read More

Two injured in serious Rotorua crash

One person has been critically injured and another is in serious condition following a two vehicle crash in Rotorua. Emergency services were called... Read More

No one injured in BOP truck fire

  No one has been injured after a truck erupted into flames on a Bay of Plenty highway.   Emergency services were called to the fire on... Read More

One hospitalised following Rotorua crash

UPDATE 11.48AM: One person has been taken to hospital following a crash in Rotorua this morning. Emergency services were called to the intersection... Read More

Rotorua country school seeks speed reduction

An initiative to reduce the speed of vehicles going past country schools has earned praise from the Rotorua Lakes Council. A survey Rerewhakaaitu School... Read More

Rotorua road open after serious crash

Police are investigating a serious crash in Rotorua which has left two people in critical condition. Emergency services were called to the two-car crash... Read More

Vehicle pursuit through Rotorua

Enquiries are ongoing following a police pursuit through Rotorua today. A police spokesperson says a vehicle fled from police on State Highway 5, approaching... Read More

Crash reported on Fairy Springs Road

A crash has been reported on Fairy Springs Road, in Rotorua, this afternoon. A Rotorua resident messaged Rotorua Now to say a car had crashed with a... Read More

Family with young baby rescued from crash

Emergency services have rescued a young family following a crash which left the pair and their baby trapped down a bank for the night. The single-car... Read More