18 Mar 2016

SH1 closed near Kaitaia after log truck rolls

11:33 am on 18 March 2016

State Highway One south of Kaitaia is closed after a log-truck rolled near Pamapuria - spilling its load across the highway.

Police said the driver was uninjured and a loader was now at the scene, clearing the logs.

Traffic has been diverted through Takahue and Ruaroa roads in the meantime.