Latest Posts: Gold FM, 2013

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Flooding Affects Coromandel Roads   posted 29/12/2013

As emergency services responded to several reports of flooding over the weekend, Waikato Police urged against all but essential travel along the east coast of the Coromandel. Officer in charge of Thames-Coromandel Road Policing, Sergeant Jim Corbett, said heavy rain resulted in several areas being...

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Family Member Rescues Jet Skier   posted 29/12/2013

A family member successfully brought an injured jet skier back to shore and raised the alarm after an accident off Hot Water Beach just before 1 pm this afternoon . A 34-year-old man failed to navigate a wave and became airborne, was thrown into...

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Missing Driver Located   posted 28/12/2013

The 24 year old man who went missing after crashing his car at Matamata was located by Police. The Matamata man had been drinking and damaged a power-pole, streetlight-pole, three fences and a number of windows of homes after he lost control of his...

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Police Seek Missing Driver Who May Be Injured   posted 27/12/2013

Eastern Waikato Police trying to locate an intoxicated driver who fled the scene of an early morning Matamata crash say they hold serious concerns for the young man's safety and are appealing for members of the public with information on his whereabouts to come...

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Gold FM Fire Call Out 24/12/2013   posted 24/12/2013

The Waihi Volunteer Fire & Rescue Service attended to four call outs over the past week. Last Friday they were called to a motor vehicle accident at Waihi Beach - just past the airport, involving four people. A man suffered serious injuries in a...