2 Jun 2019

SH1 closed in North Otago after fatal motorcycle accident

1:23 pm on 2 June 2019

A motorcyclist has died after a crash near the Waitaki Bridge on State Highway 1, north of Oamaru.

The police say a motorbike and a vehicle collided just north of the bridge at 11.50am.

The bridge is closed and diversions are in place.

The Serious Crash Unit is investigating. Motorists are asked to avoid the area.