Fatal crash, Te Puke
"Fatal crash, Te Puke"
Two people have died following a
single vehicle crash in Te Puke overnight.
services were called to the car vs garage crash on No 1 Road
between Lomay Place and Roderick Lane shortly after 1:30am
Two other people have moderate to minor
The road is open.
The Serious Crash Unit is
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