Two teens hit on Bay of Plenty roads over the weekend
continue to fight for their lives.
A 17-year-old mother and a 16-year-old pedestrian were taken
to Waikato Hospital after being hit in separate road
incidents on Saturday.
A hospital spokeswoman said today the pair remained in
critical conditions in the intensive care unit.
The 17-year-old was hit by a car allegedly driven by her
partner after attending a birthday party early on Saturday
Later that morning, the 16-year-old was struck by a bus
carrying tourists on Old Taupo Road. Police said he suffered
serious head injuries.