Labour weekend road fatalities continue piling up
Posted by te2ataria on October 23, 2016
REPORTED road toll so far this weekend
Fatal quad bike crash [Bay of Plenty of Deaths]
One person was killed and another injured in a quad bike crash at Kuratau near Taupo [Bay of Plenty of Deaths] near State Highway 41 at about 1.00am.
The injured, a 28-year-old woman, was airlifted to Rotorua Hospital. http://www.police.govt.nz/news/updates/44582
Fatal Crash in Pokeno
One person was killed after a car collided with the median strip and a truck on the Southern Motorway near Pokeno. The crash happened at about 4:35 am. http://www.police.govt.nz/news/updates/44583
Person killed in Greymouth motorbike crash
A person was killed following a motorcycle crash at an organised street racing event in Greymouth this morning. The crash happened on Herbert Street shortly before 11am. http://www.police.govt.nz/news/release/person-dies-greymouth-motorbike-crash
Three people have been injured in a head-on crash on State Highway 1 near Paekakariki this morning. The female driver of one of the cars involved in a crash was airlifted to Wellington Hospital with critical injuries.