A man is in hospital with serious injuries after falling from the roof of a car, then being run over.

Police say the man was riding on the roof of a white station wagon in Gold View Rd, Kerikeri on June 4, at 7.15pm when he fell.

He landed on the road head-first. The white car ran over him and left the scene before police arrived.

He sustained serious injuries and remains in Auckland Hospital in a stable condition.


Kerikeri officers are now seeking to identify the vehicle and have posted on Facebook calling for sighting or suggestions of who may own the vehicle.

Kerikeri Police are seeking to identify this vehicle which was involved in a serious incident in Kerikeri. On Sunday 4...

Posted by Northland Police on Friday, 16 June 2017

Information should be provided to Kerikeri Police Station on 09 407 9211. Alternatively, information may be provided anonymously to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.