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SH 1 at Mangamuka in Northland blocked


NZ Police CommCens Alert 05:00 17-12-2007 Northland

Location of incident: SH 1 at Mangamuka in Northland

Incident Type: Truck and trailer unit rolled

A truck and trailer unit has rolled on State Highway One at Mangamuka in Northland. The road is completely blocked and will not re open until midday today.

Diversions are in place as follows:

The road is closed just before the Mangamuka Gorge.

Traffic for both directions should use Broadwood Road to Awaroa Road.

Then Kaitaia-Awaroa Road through Herekino onto Kaitaia via the coastal route.

Traffic control personnel will be present to assist.

Issued By: Inspector Barry Smalley


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