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Motorcyclist dies in hospital after crash in Newtown

News from NZ Police
A 36-year-old man died in hospital today after a crash in Newtown last night. Read more »

As investigation starts into fatal bus crash, sunstrike seen as possible cause

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Report from RNZ
The driver of a school bus who died after a crash at Bunnythorpe yesterday might have been blinded by sunstrike, says Uzabus managing director Justin Allan. Read more »

Driver dies, six students in hospital after bus hits train on level crossing

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Photo from RNZ

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A train and bus collided this morning on a railway crossing near Bunnythorpe in the Manawatū. The bus driver died after the crash. RNZ reported that St John assessed 40 passengers, including high school children, and six were taken to Palmerston North Hospital with moderate to minor injuries. Police said that no passengers were seriously injured. Read more »

Police need witnesses to kidnapping and erratic driving

News from NZ Police
Wellington Police investigating a kidnapping continue to appeal for witnesses who saw two vehicles driving erratically in the Eastern suburbs on 25 August. Read more »

Crash and breakdown delay southbound traffic on Hutt Road

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A crash and a breakdown caused delays for southbound traffic on the Hutt Road late this afternoon. Read more »

One person dies in crash near Palmerston North

News from NZ Police
One person died following a crash at the intersection of Karere Road and No 1 Line near Palmerston North today. Read more »

Kidnapping in eastern suburbs – police seek witnesses

News from NZ Police
Wellington Police investigating a kidnapping are looking for witnesses who saw two vehicles driving erratically in the Eastern suburbs on 25 August. Read more »

Slip on Kapiti line stops trains between Plimmerton and Waikanae

News from Metlink at 11am
Train services on the Kapiti line are suspended between Plimmerton and Waikanae due to a slip north of Plimmerton. Read more »

82-year-old, missing from her Miramar home, found safe and well

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News from NZ Police
The 82-year-old woman missing from her Miramar home has been found safe and well. Read more »

Police investigation into possible corruption at Rimutaka Prison

Report from RNZ by Charlotte Cook
The Corrections Association says the police have been investigating possible corruption at Rimutaka Prison for the past eight weeks. Read more »

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