Emergency services are rushing to the scene of a two-vehicle crash in the King Country, believed to have left one person dead.
The two teenagers who died when their speeding car crashed into a stream in the Whangarei suburb of Kensington on Saturday have been named by police.
A 63-year-old Dunedin woman was taken to Dunedin Hospital with minor injuries tonight after a collision between her car and another allegedly driven by a 16-year-old.
An injured person has been taken to Palmerston North Hospital after their car crashed off the road and into the river in the Manawatu Gorge.
Police are investigating whether there is a link between a fatal motorcycle crash near Oamaru on Thursday and a car found burnt out 15km inland from the crash site.
A deadly combination of alleged driver inattention and passengers not wearing seat belts has resulted in a New Zealand honeymoon holiday for a group of eight Chinese travel agents going horribly wrong.
A penalty had already been imposed on an Alexandra man who had to live with the knowledge he had caused his wife's death, Judge John Macdonald said in the Alexandra District Court yesterday.
Investigations have begun into a head-on vehicle crash on Dunedin's northern motorway yesterday which left three people with serious injuries.
A 21-year-old Dunedin man was killed in a single-car crash on the Clinton-Mataura highway yesterday.
A British tourist is likely to face a charge of careless driving following a two-vehicle road accident in Wanaka yesterday.
A man was found 40 metres down a bank this morning, hours after his car crashed in eastern Bay of Plenty. The accident happened around 7.30pm yesterday, but was discovered about 9am today by road workers around the Waioeka Gorge, near Opotiki, TrustPower TECT rescue helicopter spokesman Liam Brettkelly said.
Gayle Hall, the mother of paralympic gold medallist Adam Hall, has died in a car crash south of Dunedin.
Several hundred lambs were spilled on to the Papatowai Highway yesterday morning when the trailer of an HRT stock truck overturned as the vehicle was heading south to Invercargill.
A 19-year-old man will face dangerous driving charges after two people were killed in a head-on smash on the Desert Road in the central North Island over the Easter weekend.
A person is dead after a collision between a car and a truck north in the Waikato this afternoon.