Stratford crash victim named

Police have released the name of the Stratford woman who lost her life on Sunday May 5 following a crash near the Bird Road intersection. Tania Elizabeth Frost-Saywell, 53 of Stratford was the sole occupier of her vehicle and died at the scene. A 32 year old man is still in Taranaki Base Hospital in... Continue Reading →

Stratford accident victim in ICU

Taranaki Base Hospital spokeswoman Kirsty McMurray has confirmed a 32 year old male is in a stable condition in ICU. This follows an accident near Stratford at around 8pm on Sunday night involving two vehicles. One female victim died at the scene of the accident. A police spokesperson advised the victim's were sole occupiers of... Continue Reading →

Serious accident in Stratford

Emergency services are at the scene of a serious two-car crash at the corner of Mountain Road and Bird Road, Cardiff, Stratford. Police were called about 8pm on Sunday. Initial reports suggest one person may be trapped in a vehicle. The Serious Crash Unit has been advised. The road is closed with diversions in place.... Continue Reading →

Major internet outage across Taranaki

Update 2 The fibre repair crew is now onsite and investigating repair options. Update 1 Fibre damage location has been identified as near Mangapouri Cemetery, Egmont Village, Taranaki. Technical staff are heading to the site to find out the cause of the damage. Ultrafast Fibre have confirmed on their website there is currently a major... Continue Reading →

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