A woman’s “error of judgment” leading to the death of a passenger in her car, brought a fine and driving ban in the Christchurch District Court.
A driver who ran a give way sign and killed a 44-year-old mother, has told her family at his sentencing: “I’m forever sorry.”
A 34-year-old chef has admitted careless driving causing the death of Catherine Angela Davidson in a crash between Doyleston and Leeston, southwest of Christchurch, on May 5.
Police have accepted that no cell phone was involved in a fatal head-on crash that killed a motorcyclist, but questions remain about whether the car driver black-out or dozed off.
Police found a cellphone with an open text message inside a car involved in a head-on crash that killed a motorcyclist on Queen Elizabeth II Drive.
A 62-year-old woman has been charged over the death of a motorcyclist in a crash on Queen Elizabeth II Drive in February.
A Canterbury businessmen has been granted name suppression until trial on a charge of careless driving causing the death of a motorcyclist killed in a Northern Motorway crash in December.
A man left with a brain injury after a 2007 crash which killed his drink-driving brother has now caused a death himself when he drove through a red light while blinded by the sun.
A “safe and cautious” driver’s moment of inattention killed a woman and left four people injured in a head-on smash on the highway near Waikouaiti.
A Chinese tourist driver who admitted causing a passenger’s death in a fiery crash near Cromwell on Sunday has been disqualified from driving before he heads home.