Fatal Motorcycle Accident on SH1 at Taupiri
Fatal Motorcycle Accident on SH1 at
At about 10pm Saturday night a motorcycle
collided with a vehicle travelling in the opposite direction
on SH1 in the Taupiri area.
The male rider of the
motorbike is deceased.
The occupants of the vehicle are
being attended to by Ambulance, their injuries are
unascertained at this time.
Police and emergency services
are in attendance.
Serious Crash Unit are
Diversions are in place.
A fuller update
will be provided when more information come to
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