No 1 Line and Tiakitahuna Road, Longburn, Manawatu, Truck
Police and other services are at a crash in
which a truck has rolled and gone down a bank.
is on the corner of No 1 Line and Tiakitahuna Road,
There are diversions in place along
It is not known yet what the truck was
carrying but first reports are that the driver is
© Scoop Media
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>>
Reflections On The Day.