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
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