Fatal Crash - Car v Bus - Te Rapa Road
"Police News Alert Issued *** 6pm, December 30 ***"
"Fatal Crash - Car v Bus - Te Rapa Road, Forest Lake, Hamilton City - National Alerts"
At about 4:40pm this afternoon, emergency services responded to a car v bus crash, at the intersection of Te Rapa Rd, Victoria St and Forest Lake Rd, Hamilton City.
The two occupants of the car sustained injuries. One was fatal and the other was taken to Waikato Hospital, status 3.
Nobody on the bus was injured.
The Police Serious Crash and Commercial Vehicle Investigation Units are attending and are investigating the fatal crash.
Diversions have been put in place around the affected area.
(1) Te Rapa Rd & Beerescourt Rd.
(2) Victoria St & Maeroa Rd.
Police advise all motorist to avoid the affected area and to take an alternative route.
No further details will be released until next of kin have been advised.