"I was doing everything I could to just keep calm and get home."
A DHB is now investigating the "absolutely disgusting" incident.
He died less than a month after being recalled for breaching parole.
Footage shows the man jumping off the truck before fleeing the scene.
The New Zealand business man "planned and orchestrated" the deceit, court says.
A number of children got sick after inhaling sulphur.
As politicians bicker over efforts to stop rising sea levels, architects are already making contingency plans.
Climate Change Minister James Shaw says the details are still being worked on.
Needles found in NZ strawberries could put growers' livelihoods in jeopardy.
Bowel Cancer NZ is calling on Kiwis to go meat-free for a week.
The cold front will head north later this week.
The secret patch Meghan Markle had sewn into her wedding dress
Ms MacGregor is in a legal battle against former Conservative Party leader Colin Craig.
"We want this to happen as quickly as possible so that we can get the support for children."