22 Dec 2018

Delays on SH1 in Porirua after bus fire

11:57 am on 22 December 2018

Motorists leaving Wellington are experiencing significant delays after a bus caught fire on State Highway 1 this morning.

No-one has been injured and all passengers are off the bus.

State Highway 1 is down to one lane near Aotea in Porirua.

The fire was reported at 10:40am and both fire and police officers are working to remove the bus.

Police are urging motorists to avoid the area if possible.