State Highway 1 Avalon Drive bypass (Hamilton) is CLOSED from the Crawford Street roundabout to the Norton Road roundabout due to a serious incident.
The NZ Transport Agency says emergency services are currently at the scene and motorists are advised to avoid the area or delay travelling if possible.
A detour via Avalon Drive and Lincoln Street is in place however traffic is heavy and long delays should be expected.
For personalised information about driving conditions on their frequently used routes, motorists can check out and sign up to On The Move at www.onthemove.govt.nz(external link)
(external link)For real time information on highway conditions and incidents or to report issues on the network visit www.nzta.govt.nz(external link) call 0800 4 HIGHWAYS or follow @nztawaibop on twitter.