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Headline: Fatal truck vs train crash in Whakatane – rnzngin Fifth Estate
Source: New Zealand Police – Press Release/Statement:
Headline: Fatal truck vs train crash in Whakatane
Friday, 6 October 2017 – 12:05pm
A person has died following a crash involving a truck and a train in Whakatane this morning.
The incident occurred at the level crossing on Lambert Road just before 11:35am.
The driver of the truck died at the scene.
The intersection of Lambert Road and SH 34 is currently closed to traffic.
The Serious Crash Unit is investigating.
Issued by Police Media Centre