Motor vehicle collision - Counties Manukau
"Police News Alert Issued *** 6.15pm, January 30th
At about 4.20p.m. Police were
advised of a vehicle collision on Morrison Road Pukekawa. On
arrival it was established that a 10 year old child had been
struck by a vehicle near a bend in the road.
The child has
been transported to Auckland Starship hospital. Diversions
are in place and are expected to remain for another two
The Serious Crash Unit is
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