By Moana Maniapoto "The only reason I survived was because I was on the other side of the road getting a shovel off the truck.”
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River levels easing but more severe weather to come for South Island
Heavy rain continued around the country overnight, in particular in Nelson and the West Coast where a state of emergency was declared yesterday.
One dead after dinghy capsize on BOP river
The incident occurred on the Kaituna River near Te Puke.
Police looking for Hamilton witnesses of hit and run involving a child
The child was struck by a car in Hillcrest, Hamilton yesterday afternoon.
One person dies in Ōpōtiki crash
The crash happened Friday evening.
Motorcyclist dies in crash near Te Kao in Far North
The crash happened Sunday morning.
Man dies after he is swept out to sea at Seadown, near Timaru
Treacherous conditions meant a helicopter was needed to search for the man.
Man tragically dies in Awanui River near Kaitaia
The man was aged in his 50s.
One person critically injured after Bay of Plenty crash
The car is reported to have rolled.