Car smashes into family centre at Arataki
A vehicle has smashed into an early childhood family centre at Arataki early on Sunday morning.
The Waipu Kids St Mary's Family Centre building suffered damage overnight due to a car smashing through the fence and into the wall of the building.
The family centre is located behind the Bayfair Shopping Centre next to the St Mary’s Anglican Church.
Police say that the vehicle went through the fence into the property near the intersection of Farm St and Taupo Ave about 3.25am Sunday October 3.
Ambulance responded to the incident.
At this stage it is unknown whether anyone has been injured.
The station wagon hit the side of the building beneath windows, first causing damage to signage on the fence as well as the fence itself.
At the scene? Phone 0800 SUNLIVE or email firstname.lastname@example.org