Car ends up lodged after crashing into crates, Hastings – video

Car ends up lodged after crashing into crates, Hastings – video

After fleeing from Police, a vehicle ended up becoming lodged in a high stacking of crates 10 meters above ground at a Hastings orchard. The crash occurred at around 12:30 am on Kenilworth Road, Mayfair, on Sunday. Reports indicated that the vehicle failed to stop for authorities and started driving...

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Missing 13-year-old Ashleigh Lay located

Missing 13-year-old Ashleigh Lay located

Police reported concerns for the wellbeing and safety of 13-year-old Ashleigh Lay from Hastings who went missing on Thursday. She was last seen at around 11:15 am in Windsor Avenue, Parkvale. Ashleigh Lay was located near the Ruahina Range just before 12 pm on Saturday. Image: Eastern District Police

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Hawke’s Bay Dairy company fined $48,750 over discharging 80,000 litres of effluent

Hawke’s Bay Dairy company fined $48,750 over discharging 80,000 litres of effluent

On March 12, a Dairy Company based in Hawke’s Bay was fined for illegal effluent discharge into a stream which made it turn green. The fine given to Maxwell Farms Ltd totalled $48,750 after 80,000 litres of effluent was discharged. The case was brought to the court by the Hawke’s...

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Watch New Zealand Post Depot in Napier shaken by magnitude 7.1 earthquake – video

Watch New Zealand Post Depot in Napier shaken by magnitude 7.1 earthquake – video

Following this morning’s magnitude 7.1 earthquake, a video captured shows Napier’s New Zealand Post depot get shaken. Rattling sounds can be heard right after the earthquake struck 105km east of Te Araroa. The quake struck at a depth of 90km at 2:27 am this morning. Image/Video: SUPPLIED/Axel Alexander [third party...

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Hastings District Council starts development on new Drinking Water Bore

Hastings District Council starts development on new Drinking Water Bore

Hastings District Council is set to start developing a new drinking water Bore this week. The new water storage and treatment facility was completed last week after being under construction. A second set is being set up to get going, starting from February 26. It is next to the boundary...

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Three Motorcycles involved in serious crash in Hawke’s Bay, one dead

Three Motorcycles involved in serious crash in Hawke’s Bay, one dead

Emergency services responded to a serious crash involving three motorcycles on State Highway 51, near Awatoto. Police were called to the scene at around 11:45 am. One person reportedly has died while two others sustained moderate injuries. The road was closed between Napier and Awatoto while the Serious Crash Unit...

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Man dies after fatal Quad Bike crash on Omakere Farm, Central Hawke’s Bay

Man dies after fatal Quad Bike crash on Omakere Farm, Central Hawke’s Bay

Police reported that a man has died following a fatal quad bike crash on a farm in Omakere in Central Hawke’s Bay. According to reports, the man went out on his quad bike yesterday morning but never returned. His body was later found at around 10:00 pm. The death will...

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Three Thugs charged following series of Napier burglaries

Three Thugs charged following series of Napier burglaries

Three Thugs have been arrested and charged following a series of Napier burglaries during November and December of 2020. It was reported that the three Thugs targeted building materials. Authorities executed search warrants on January 14 in the Eskdale and Bayview areas. Following the warrants, a number were executed at...

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One person dies following rural property single-vehicle crash, Waipukurau

One person dies following rural property single-vehicle crash, Waipukurau

Emergency services responded to a rural property single-vehicle crash in Waipukurau on Saturday. The crash was reported as a person being injured after a four-wheel-drive farm vehicle rolled at around 11:25 am yesterday. Medical assistance was provided, but the person sadly died at the scene. Worksafe New Zealand and the...

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Motorcyclist in serious condition after crashing, Hawke’s Bay

Motorcyclist in serious condition after crashing, Hawke’s Bay

A motorcyclist is in serious condition following a crash on Middle Road, Poukawa. The crash happened at around 1:55 pm. The motorcyclist was transported to hospital after the crash by Ambulance. The Serious Crash United attended, meaning the road was closed for a while. Diversions were in place on Mutiny...

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