Wellington Scoop

More SH1 delays; wide-load vehicle brings down overhead wires

News from NZ Police at 1.50pm
A wide load vehicle has caught some overhead wires near Te Horo and they have come down across State Highway 1.

SH1 south of Otaki on the passing lanes may be blocked with lines across the road, a large wide load vehicle and some pilot vehicles.

Police are on their way to the scene to ensure the road is safe.

The area is blocked off while we wait for the services to attend.

Motorists are asked to be wary of traffic backing up and lines across the road.

Yesterday: Delays up to 8 hours after crash