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Motorists are being asked to avoid the area at Oakleigh.
The train failed to stop after the accident near a religious festival in the country's north.
If chemicals did reach the Taupō swamp, it would be disastrous.
The pair didn't want to disrupt traffic.
Ethan Nathaniel Bishop, 18, died at the scene.
A New Zealander and three other died as a result of the October 2016 ride malfunction.
The festival-goers were watching fireworks and didn't hear the train coming, officials said.
Auckland Transport says "two car drivers decided to blatantly ignore" lights and bells and drive through.
He fell at least 15 metres, breaking both legs.
He's been flown to Whangarei Hospital for treatment.
Two men in their twenties will appear in Waitakere District Court tomorrow.
Speaking to media today, Jonathan Wallis said his brother "genuinely loved what he did".
A truck carrying dangerous chemicals crashed in the early hours of this morning.
DOC worker Scott Theobold of Twizel was identified today as the third victim.
The two DOC workers who died were described today as “pioneers” in conservation.
One of the DOC workers killed in yesterday's Wanaka helicopter crash was Paul Hondelink who'd had 47 years conservation experience.
Police said the two suffered non-life-threatening injuries.
Police have asked people to take the train or stay home.
The helicopter was on its way to undertake tahr control.
The Conservation Minister today confirmed in Parliament that DOC workers were on board the chopper.
The incident occurred on Waiotahe Beach Road, in Opotik, at 9am.
The crash at around 7pm involved a motorbike.
Callum Duggan, 25, died in Christchurch Hospital yesterday.
The crash was reported to emergency services at 4.24pm.
diversions remain in place following the crash shortly before 1.40pm.
The bodies of five South Korean climbers and four Nepalese guides were retrieved after a storm destroyed their base camp.
Te Hawiki Hona Kiri-Te Amo died from his injuries last night, police said.
Angelo Tuyay died at the popular Coromandel spot yesterday.
The plane attempted to take off after an aborted landing but failed to lift, hitting the trio.
The drivers of both vehicles died at the scene.
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