Fiji Time: 2:52 PM on Saturday 20 January

Fiji Times Logo

/ Front page / Archives » Article Index

One dead in State Highway 2 crash

Monday, December 04, 2017

Update: 1:30PM WHAKAMARAMA, NZ: ONE person died instantly at the scene and two others hospitalised after a head-on collision on State Highway 2 near Whakamarama, west of Tauranga, yesterday.

Police and emergency services had attended the crash site after receiving a report of the two-car crash a little before 3pm.

In its updated report issued today, Tauranga Police said they were continuing their investigations as one person remained in Tauranga hospital.

The other person had been treated for minor injuries and discharged.

The Serious Crash Unit continues their investigation into the crash.

As part of that, Police would like to hear from anyone who saw the crash or vehicles involved in the crash prior to it happening.

Police said the vehicles involved included a white Toyota and a dark-coloured Mazda ute.

Information can be passed to Tauranga Police on (07) 577 4300.

Fiji Times Front Page Thumbnail

Kaila Front Page ThumbnailFiji Times & Kaila Frontpage PDF Downloads

Use the free Acrobat Reader to view.

Code Inward TTs Outward TTs
CAD 0.62390.6049
JPY 56.369653.3696
GBP 0.36040.3524
EUR 0.41060.3986
NZD 0.69380.6608
AUD 0.63130.6063
USD 0.50390.4869



Exchange Rate updated on 19th, January, 2018

Today's Most Read Stories

  1. Pay clarity
  2. Serevi, Ryan believe Tuwai can deliver
  3. Perrie to move in with Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain
  4. Boat was not in use, says skipper
  5. Sharma: Times 'misleading' parents, public
  6. ATS Impasse: Management applies for withdrawal
  7. Editor's reply
  8. Appeal dismissed
  9. Swimming for an education
  10. ATS Impasse: Tribunal orders return of all workers in 48 hours

Top Stories this Week

  1. Trip turns tragic Thursday (18 Jan)
  2. Love will keep us together Sunday (14 Jan)
  3. $100 a day Sunday (14 Jan)
  4. Mela beats the odds Thursday (18 Jan)
  5. Capt William calls it a day after 45 years Sunday (14 Jan)
  6. Nadi man dies in crash Wednesday (17 Jan)
  7. Tube ride to school Thursday (18 Jan)
  8. National strike if no resolution, says FTUC Sunday (14 Jan)
  9. Teachers transfer policy Monday (15 Jan)
  10. Man attacks partner Monday (15 Jan)