Crash on Icy Roads - Hatepe, Bay of Plenty
Crash on Icy
Friday, 15 August 2014 - 5:49am
Taupo-based poice are at the scene of a crash on
SH1 at Hatepe, about 10kms south of Taupo. The crash was
reported at 5.00a.m.
One car is on it's roof. Three
occupants are uninjured and a fourth is awaiting assessment
by ambulance staff.
Police consider at this stage that
black ice may have been a contributing factor in the crash
and report that sections of the highway in the area are
Taupo Police ask that motorists drive
with caution and watch for ice.
Roading contractors have
been advised and will be gritting sections of
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