Fatal Crash SH 16, Kumeu - West Auckland
*"Fatal Crash SH 16, Kumeu - West Auckland - National
One person is dead and several others
are seriously injured after a four-car vehicle crash at
Kumeu, west of Auckland.
The crash occurred on State
Highway16 near Old North Road at about 7pm today.
people have been transported to hospital. One person is in a
critical condition. Road diversions are in place and the
Police Serious Crash Investigation Unit is attending.
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