Fatal Accident in Piako District
Fatal accident in Piako District
are on the scene of a fatal crash at the intersection of
SH26 and Lovegrove Rd on the outskirts of Te Aroha in the
Matamata -Piako District. A car with a single male occupant
carried on across the T-intersection and crashed into a
The car was located by police just after midnight
while they were on their way to a different incident. The
driver has been confirmed dead by ambulance staff.
intersection will be closed while the Serious Crash Unit
examine the scene. Diversions are in place.
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