District: Bay Of Plenty
Short description: Fatal Crash
At about 5pm two cars collided on State Highway Two near
Lindemann Road , 1km north of Katikati. Emergency services
are at the scene. A person is deceased as a result of the
crash. Traffic is advised to take alternative routes.
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