June 2014 - 5:17pm
Emergency services are
currently attending a crash involving multiple vehicles on
SHW1 Main South Road just south of Marshs Road at Templeton.
The road is closed in both directions while emergency
services work at the scene. Detours will be in place. Police
suggest motorist consider using Waterloo Road in the
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Gordon Campbell: On Last Night’s Debate, And The Collins Accusation
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