Wellington Scoop

Two-car crash on SH1 at Paekakariki delays north-bound traffic

News from NZ Police at 1.55pm
Road users should expect delays on SH1 at Paekakariki. Emergency services are responding to a crash involving two cars in the northbound lane, just south of the township, near the Fisherman’s Table.

The vehicles are not blocking the highway but activity from emergency services will mean some disruption.

There are early reports of minor injuries.

News from NZTA at 2.20
There are delays of up to 30 minutes on SH1.

News from NZTA at 3.15
The road is now clear but there are delays of up to 45 minutes for traffic heading north.

News from NZTA at 4.20.
The delays have eased. Traffic is flowing freely.