Motorists are advised that State Highway 25 (SH25) at Hikuai is closed and a 8km/h detour is in place due to flooding, advises the NZ Transport Agency.
It is yet unclear when this section of SH25 will reopen, but the detour will remain in place until them.
The Transport Agency encourages motorists to take care this Eastern and Anzac holidays by driving to the conditions and to plan your journey.
If you are a regular traveller and want receive alerts regarding road incidents, conditions or road works you can sign-up via www.onthemove.govt.nz to receive free email alerts.
For more information please contact:
Waikato and Bay of Plenty region
NZ Transport Agency
T: 07 928 7908
M: 021 021 67217