Apiti crash victim dies
Central, 14 July 2014 - An
18-year-old woman who was a passenger in a single vehicle
crash on Oroua Valley Road, Apiti, on Friday 11 July, 2014
has died in the Palmerston North Hospital.
aged 18, of Feilding died on Saturday 12 July, 2014.
Feilding Police assisted by the Serious Crash Unit is
continuing to investigate the crash. Officers are working to
determine what factors have led to the crash and it is too
early at this stage to comment on any charges.
to extend their sincere condolences to Jessica's family and
seek the support of media in respecting their privacy during
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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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