One Person arrested following Police presence on Queen Street East in Levin, Horowhenua

One Person arrested following Police presence on Queen Street East in Levin, Horowhenua

Police armed with guns and Armed Offenders Squad members reportedly forced Queen Street East in Levin to go into a temporary lockdown after an incident occurred this afternoon. A Police spokesperson told thisquality that AOS members responded to the scene as a precaution. Cordons were in place between Rugby Street...

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Police looking for two Men after two friends threatened with alleged pocket knife, Levin

Police looking for two Men after two friends threatened with alleged pocket knife, Levin

Police are on the lookout for two men who approached an informant and friend with an alleged pocket knife in Levin. The informant and friend reported hearing an alleged pocket knife open as the two men approached them on Friday night. Both ran towards the intersection of Queen Street and...

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Three Cars involved in crash on State Highway 57, Horowhenua – video

Three Cars involved in crash on State Highway 57, Horowhenua – video

Emergency services rushed to the scene of three cars that were involved in a crash on State Highway 57 near Levin in Horowhenua. Two cars were considered to be completely damaged from the crash. The crash happened shortly before 10pm at the intersection of Arapaepae Road and Queen Street. As...

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Givealittle set up after 19-year-old hospitalised from Car vs Truck crash

Givealittle set up after 19-year-old hospitalised from Car vs Truck crash

A Givealittle was set up following crash that involved a car vs truck crashing on State Highway 1 at the intersection of Waitere Beach Road in Levin on January 7. 19-year-old Leah Blair, in her second year in becoming a University teacher, was following a friend to Waitere Beach, then...

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Car and Truck reportedly crash on SH1 near Waitarere Beach Road, Levin

Car and Truck reportedly crash on SH1 near Waitarere Beach Road, Levin

Emergency services responded to a crash involving a car and truck near Levin. The crash happened at the intersection of State Highway 1 and Waitarere Beach Road at around 4:55 pm. One person was reported as seriously injured. They were airlifted by helicopter to hospital. Traffic was diverted down Koputaroa...

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Powerlines down after car crashes on SH57, Levin

Powerlines down after car crashes on SH57, Levin

Emergency services attended a crash at the intersection of Mcdonald Rd and Arapaepae Road near Levin. The crash happened at around 10:55 am. Initial indications report powerlines were taken out. Both lanes were blocked due to the nature of the crash. Motorists were advised to expect delays or use detour...

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Water Restrictions put in place for Levin and Ōhau

Water Restrictions put in place for Levin and Ōhau

Level 1 water restrictions have been put in place until further notice for all Council water supplies in Levin and Ōhau districts. The River in Ōhau shows water level readings have dropped below 2,500 litres per second. Consistent demand for water was rising to over 10,000 cubic metres per day....

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