CHILD KILLED IN ACCIDENT WITH MILK TANKER

A 10-year-old child died this morning in Maungaturoto, Northland, after being run over by a Fonterra milk tanker. According to a police statement, the boy had fallen from the footpath while riding a pushbike, and ended up under the wheels.
“This is a terribly tragic accident and our thoughts are with the child’s family and loved ones,” said Robert Spurway, managing director of global operations, Fonterra.