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Police Seek Witnesses To Rotorua Crash

Police are seeking witnesses to a serious crash in Rotorua on the evening of Sunday 11 July.Emergency services were notified of a two vehicle crash at the intersection of Sunset Road and Wrigley Road around 8:15pm.Police arrived at the scene to find one vehicle overturned in a stream.Two people were taken to hospital following the crash, one with critical injuries and one with moderate injuries. Police believe there are people who witnessed the crash who are yet to come forward and speak to us.We believe there are people who either travelled through or assisted at the crash scene who may have information that could assist our investigation into the cause of the crash. Anyone who witnessed the crash or who was travelling along that stretch of Sunset Road prior to and around this time is asked to contact Police.We would also like to hear from anyone who may have any dash-cam footage.Anyone who has information that could assist can call Police on 105 quoting file number 210712/0122.Information can also be passed on anonymously via Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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