Detours have been put in place around part of State Highway 29 in Waikato after a serious accident.
Police received a report just after 1 p.m. of the incident involving a car and a truck.
Motorists are requested to avoid the SH29 at Karapiro or take an alternative route.
Waka Kotahi said SH29 was closed between Piarere on SH1 and the intersection with Totman Road, with diversions.
UPDATE 3:00 PM
SH 29 will remain CLOSED between SH1 Piarere and the intersection with Totman Rd.
Avoid the area or postpone your trip. Traffic diversion westbound via SH27, SH1. Return to the east. https://t.co/OKmIV4Py8t pic.twitter.com/2lI78Muu7y
— Waka Kotahi NZTA Waikato/BoP (@WakaKotahiWaiBP) Nov 12, 2022