News from NZ Police at 11.32am
There was a serious motor vehicle crash at the intersection of Holland Rd and Telephone Rd (SH1B), Puketaha at 10.17 this morning.
There are two injured occupants from one of the cars involved. One is ‘Status 1’ and the other is ‘Status 2.’ Both are elderly.
The area around the crash scene will be closed to all traffic and diversions are in place at the following locations.
1. Puketaha Road & Telephone Road (SH1B)
2. Holland Road & Ruakura Road.
3. Marshmeadow Road (SH1B) & Vaile Road.
4. Eureka Road & SH1B.
Traffic are advised to stay away from this area and to take the following alternative routes.
1. If travelling to and from Hamilton to Morrinsville stay on SH26.
2. If travelling North to South stay on SH1.