Update - Serious Crash, SH29, Lower Kaimai - Bay Of Plenty
One person has died after the serious crash last night on
SH29, Lower Kaimai.
The single-vehicle crash occurred
A second person is understood to have
sustained serious injuries.
The road reopened shortly
Enquiries into the circumstances of
the crash are
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