RO-2019-108

Photo of the level crossing where this accident occurred
The level crossing, site of the accident. Photo: Google
Freight train, level crossing collision with road vehicle, Piako Road, 7 December 2019
Status
Current
Occurrence Date
Jurisdiction
NZ
The circumstances initially reported were that at about 4am on 7 December 2019, a car and a freight train collided at the Piako Road level crossing near Morrinsville. The two occupants of the car were fatally injured.
Location
Piako Road (-37.668464,175.484089) [may be approximate]