Motoring

Ōnehunga bus staff strike without notice

NZ Bus depot staff in the Auckland suburb of Ōnehunga have gone on strike without notice, and some services in the area will not be running this morning. Auckland Transport said it would confirm which routes are affected as soon as possible. It's...... Read More

Police disappointed in cellphone checkpoint result

  Wellington District Road Policing are disappointed in the results from a cellphone checkpoint on State Highway 1 in Pukerua Bay last night, Monday 11 February.   In just over an hour 25 drivers were caught using cellphones while driving. Using...... Read More

Striking Fuel tanker drivers win overtime rates

Further strike action at fuel distribution company Southfuels has been averted as an agreement has been reached that will see drivers being paid additional rates while working overtime. Drivers at Southfuels (also trading as Northfuels) have accepted...... Read More

Driver charged following Eastern BOP crash

A person has been charged with careless driving following a crash on Wainui Road between Ohope and Opotiki this morning. Emergency services were called to the scene at around 11am. Eastern Bay of Plenty Road Policing Manager Sergeant Ray Wylie says...... Read More

Charges laid after 2018 Waikato fatal crash

Just after midnight on 11 November 2018, two women and a man died in a fatal collision on Avalon Drive Bypass Road, Hamilton. Police have now charged a 32-year-old man from Auckland with three counts of Manslaughter and Dangerous Driving causing injury. A...... Read More

Karangahake Gorge to closed for night works

If you are planning on travelling between Waihi and Paeroa tonight or tomorrow night, you might have to change your plans or take the long way home. Asphalt road resurfacing is planned to take place on State Highway 2 through Karangahake Gorge from...... Read More