The NZ Transport Agency advises of the following closures for motorway improvements. Closures start at 9pm and finish at 5am, unless otherwise stated. Work delayed by bad weather will be completed at the next available date, prior to Friday, 20 April.
A section of State Highway at Otamarakau has been closed following a crash. The NZ Transport Agency (NZTA) advises that a truck carrying kiwifruit has rolled and the road will remain closed until further notice.
A section of State Highway 2 east of Ngatea near Hauraki Road has been closed following a crash earlier this morning. The NZ Transport Agency (NZTA) advises that the incident involved two trucks and the road will re-open once they have been removed.
Trucks are once again carting away slip debris round the clock, and NZTA Palmerston North state highways manager David McGonigal says this has led to another week of excellent progress clearing the gorge.
Traffic is flowing well through a single lane section of State Highway 29 on the Matamata side of the Kaimais today (April, 12), as contractors work to remove a truck from the northbound lane following an accident last night.
A section of State Highway 2 just east of Paeroa will be temporarily closed from 10.00 am tomorrow morning (Wednesday, 11 April) to allow contractors to remove a truck which rolled off the road prior to the Easter weekend.