The NZ Transport Agency is advising motorists that State Highway 2 north of Gisborne, between Ngakoroa Road and Bond Road, is now open following a fatal crash early this morning.
One person died and another suffered serious injuries in the crash. The crash will be investigated by the NZ Police’s Serious Crash Unit.
Our thoughts are with family and friends of the crash victims.
For real time information on highway conditions and incidents or to report issues on the network visit www.nzta.govt.nz(external link) and click on 'traffic and travel', or follow the Transport Agency Central North Island on Facebook or on Twitter @nztacni