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17 Feb 2020 20:32
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  •   Home > News > Accident and Emergency

    It's been a deadly start to the week on the roads

    It's been a deadly start to the week on the roads


    Three people have been killed and several others injured in multiple crashes today.

    Two people have died and one's been seriously injured after a crash on State Highway 5 in Rangitaiki near Taupo just before one-thirty this afternoon.

    The Napier-Taupo road has now partially reopened.

    Earlier, one person was killed in a two-car crash on State Highway 25A, on the Coromandel Peninsula.

    One person is critically injured after a crash on State Highway 29 in Lower Kaimai, south of Tauranga.

    The road is closed and diversions are in place.

    The official holiday road toll begins tomorrow afternoon at four.

    © 2020 Newstalk ZB, NZCity


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