14 Feb 2020

Tauranga road closed after fatal police shoot out

From Morning Report, 8:15 am on 14 February 2020

Tauranga commuters face massive disruption this morning with a main road blocked off following a fatal police shoot out last night.

A man is dead after officers tried to stop a car as part of their investigation into the killing of two men on Tuesday. Diversions are in place but people are being are being warned to avoid the area or delay travel.

RNZ reporter Andrew McCrae speaks to Susie Ferguson.