One injured after vehicle rolls in Matata

A helicopter has been sent to Matata due to a person being injured following a vehicle incident. "An off-road vehicle rolled on a property in... Read More

One died following crash near Matamata

A person has died after being struck by a car in Matamata last night.   Police were notified at 9.35pm on Friday night that a car had struck a pedestrian... Read More

Road reopens after crash at Ngongotaha

State Highway 26 was closed in both directions early this morning due to a vehicle crash. Police were notified of a single-vehicle collision on Ngongotaha... Read More

Death toll for BOP roads hits tragic landmark

New Zealand Police, Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency and the area’s Councils are committed to improving safety on the Bay of Plenty’s... Read More

Essential works continue on BOP highways

Essential maintenance is continuing on Waikato and Bay of Plenty state highways to ensure the network remains safe for essential workers. Waka Kotahi... Read More

Serious crash on SH30

Emergency services are at the scene of the serious crash in the Bay of Plenty. Waka Kotahi Transport Agency reports there is a serious crash on State... Read More

Vehicle crash at intersection SH5 and Aratiatia Rd

There has been a vehicle collision on State Highway 5.   Police were notified of the crash at the intersection of SH5 and Aratiatia Rd around... Read More

Ute rolls in gorge on State Highway 36

A ute has rolled in the Mangorewa Kaharoa Gorge on State Highway 36 between Tauranga and Rotorua. Police received reports of the crash at 12.45pm. "It... Read More

Name released of man killed on Owairaka Valley Rd

Police are requesting assistance from anyone who was travelling along Owairaka Valley Rd on Wednesday night, or who may live in the Arapuni, Owairaka... Read More

Two seriously injured in Bay of Plenty crash

Two people have been seriously injured in a crash in Minginui, Bay of Plenty. Emergency services are responding to a single-vehicle crash on Minginui... Read More

Waka Kotahi NZTA launches new car safety labels

New safety rating labels launched this week aim to help car buyers make potentially life-saving choices when purchasing their next vehicle. The new... Read More

Delay due to slip between Taneatua and Waimana

A slip on State Highway 2 between Taneatua and Waimana is delaying traffic through the area. "Due to a slip in this section of state highway, the... Read More

Signalised intersection at State Highway 30

From tomorrow, new traffic lights are expected to be operational on State Highway 30 in Rotorua. Waka Kotahi Transport Agency expects the new signalised... Read More

Triple helicopter mission for MVA

The need for emergency rescue helicopters is being highlighted by a recent multiple vehicle crash near Thames. On the afternoon of Thursday, July 15,... Read More

A mother‘s message: “Listen to your children”

Rachel O’Neill has the name of her eldest son Tyson tattooed on each wrist. Written below his name on her left wrist is the date and time of his... Read More