DAY 61 of latest NEWS BLACKOUT campaign in NZ
Posted by te2ataria on February 16, 2016
Truth or Tourism?
Road fatalities and tourist deaths: only high-profile fatalities would be reported!
Today’s Drip News
At least one person killed in three-vehicle crash near Hastings
The crash which involved two vehicles and a truck occurred around 3.30pm today on SH2 near Pakipaki. Extent of injuries to other people involved in the crash not yet reported. One of the two cars was reportedly wedged under the truck and it was not known how many people are in it. http://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=11590572
Fatal Crash in Mangere East
Tuesday, 16 February 2016 – 5:19am Counties Manukau — A fatal crash occurred just after midnight on Savill Drive near the intersection with Massey Road in Mangere East. A motorcyclist was killed in a collision with a truck.
Ministry of Transport (heavily doctored) Road Toll:
|Road deaths year to date|
|As at 16 February 2016||42|
|Same time last year||37|
|Fatal crashes year to date|
|As at 16 February 2016||37|
|Same time last year||35|
- Blog estimate: [most probably] up to 118 road fatalities have occurred in NZ since 1 January 2016.
Another swimmer drowns at Northland beach
A 16-year old boy has drowned at a beach in Ahipara, Northland earlier today.
Man tries to lure boy into car in Palmerston North
A school boy yelled for help and fled after someone tried to coax him into car, days after a 5-year-old girl was abducted [and seriously molested] for hours. http://www.stuff.co.nz/national/crime/76964960/Second-abduction-attempt-in-Palmerston-North
Police await toxicology results in Stoke “murder-mystery” investigation
Tracey-Anne Harris, 43, was found dead in a Stoke house on Thursday. Her body was transported all the way to Christchurch, where a post-mortem was completed on Friday. “A police spokeswoman said the investigation was ongoing and they could not say how Harris died before all of the relevant information was available.” [She stopped short of saying, “the death was unexplained, but not suspicious.”] http://www.stuff.co.nz/nelson-mail/news/76931093/police-await-toxicology-results-in-stoke-death-investigation
Teen killed by drowning at Lake Kaniere
A 17-year-old boy was killed by drowning at Lake Kaniere on Saturday. http://www.greystar.co.nz/content/teen-dies-lake-kaniere