Wellington Scoop

Crash closes Paekakariki Hill road for three hours

News from NZ Police
Paekakariki Hill Road was closed late this afternoon after a vehicle crashed off the road.

Police were notified around 4:35pm of the crash at the northern end of the road, and emergency services are attending.

The road remained closed till 7.45pm.

Injury status of the vehicle’s sole occupant was unclear.

Motorists were asked to take alternate routes – SH58 and SH1 remain open.

News from MetLink at 6.15
Services on the Kapiti line have been experiencing delays because of a signals fault at Plimmerton. However the fault has now been fixed.