Wellington Scoop

SH1 blocked for 5 hours at Te Horo after collision between truck and car

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Photo: NZTA

News from NZ Police
There has been a serious crash on State Highway One at Te Horo this afternoon. A truck and car collided and the road was blocked.

Diversions were put in place, but motorists faced delays.

Police advised motorists to delay travel or be patient whilst Police and Emergency Services dealt with the situation.

News from NZTA at 5pm
SH1 at Te Horo remains closed after this afternoon’s serious accident. Diversions are in place. Northbound – Te Waka Rd. Southbound – Otaki Gorge Rd.

News from NZTA at 9pm
SH1 is now open in both directions.