Name release – fatal crash, Waitotara

Police can now name the woman who died in a single-vehicle crash on Brewer Road, Waitotara on Sunday evening. Jazmine Taylor Jones-Collings, 20, of Whanganui was found deceased inside the car, which had caught fire. Initial inquiries indicate the fire was as a result of the crash, and that Jazmine's death is not suspicious.

Car on fire in South Taranaki, body found.

A person has died following a single-vehicle crash in South Taranaki yesterday. Emergency services received a report of a car fire on Brewer Road in Waitotara about 9pm. A body was located in the vehicle. An investigation is underway, however initial enquiries indicate the fire was the result of a crash and the death is... Continue Reading →

Three bodies found in submerged car near Raetihi

Three people have died after being trapped in a submerged vehicle near Raetihi today. Emergency services responded just after 11am today, after being notified that a vehicle had entered a farm pond at a rural property. Tragically the three people were deceased when recovered from the pond by emergency services. Police are working to support... Continue Reading →

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