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Motorcyclist injured in collision with truck on Rimutaka Hill road

News from NZ Police
There’s been a collision between a truck and a motorcyclist on the Rimutaka Hill Road.

Police and other emergency services were called to the crash late this afternoon, about 1 kilometre from he summit on the Wairarapa side of the hill.

The motorcyclist has possibly suffered several broken bones.

Both lanes were closed to traffic while a helicopter was used to transport the injured rider to hospital.

The road had reopened by 5.30 but the Transport Agency warned about heavy delays.