21 Dec 2009

Highway reopened after fatal accident

9:57 am on 21 December 2009

State Highway 35 in eastern Bay of Plenty was reopened on Monday morning after temporary closure overnight, as the police investigated a fatal accident.

A person was killed after being hit by a car at the intersection of SH35 and Tawaroa Road at Waihau Bay, near Whangaparaoa.