2 car crash - State Highway 1 Brynderwyn
"2 car crash - State Highway 1 Brynderwyn -
Emergency Services are at the scene of a
serious two car collision on State Highway One on the south
side of the Brynderwyn Hill.
Three people have been
injured, two seriously. SH1 is closed in both directions and
diversions are in place as follows:
Waipu Gorge Road, Doctors Hill Road, SH12 and back to
Northbound traffic is diverted through Mangawhai and
via the coastal route to Waipu.
The Northland Serious
Crash unit will be investigating the
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Pukeahu Park : ANZAC 100th Anniversary Dawn Service In Pictures
Roughly 18,000 people gathered this morning at Pukeahu Memorial Park for the Anzac day centenary. Anticipating the large turnout, patrons arrived as early as 4.30. It was virtually impossible to get near the Memorial after 5am. By 6, the crowds on Taranaki Street had stretched as far back as the Z Petrol station.
The screens erected around the park displayed the live events to those who had turned up. The heat generated by the huge number of people caused many to take a turn. Medics and ambulances were on hand for the fainting crowd members. Only twenty minutes into the ceremony, one medic said they had already dealt with 15 to 20 spells. More>>
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