House on fire near Kāpiti Road in Paraparaumu extinguished – video

House on fire near Kāpiti Road in Paraparaumu extinguished – video

Emergency services attended the scene of a house reportedly on fire in Paraparaumu, Wednesday evening at around 7.25pm. Kāpiti Road was closed off between Arawhata Road and the southbound and northbound Kāpiti Expressway (State Highway 1) off ramps with detours in place. Police assisted with traffic control. Detours were in...

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Human remains found 11 years after explosion at Pike River Mine

Human remains found 11 years after explosion at Pike River Mine

Human remains have been found 11 years after a explosion at Pike River Mine on the West Coast, as an investigation into the disaster continues. The November 2010 disaster led to the death of 29 miners. Since then, their bodies have not been recovered. Police have been investigating at the...

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Four injured after serious crash in Te Hauke between car and truck

Four injured after serious crash in Te Hauke between car and truck

A serious crash occurred south of Hastings in Te Hauke on Wednesday morning. Four people have been injured from the crash. Emergency services were notified shortly after 10am of the crash involving a car and a truck at the intersection of Te Onepu Road and State Highway 2. Initial reports...

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