Pokeno, Counties Manukau: Truck crash - diversions in place
Pokeno, Counties Manukau: Truck crash - diversions in
A truck and trailer unit has crashed on Pokeno
Diversions are in place at the following
• Bollard Rd/Whangarata Rd from the Tuakau
• Pokeno Rd/Helenslee Rd from the Pokeno
Power will be cut to the Tuakau area due to power
lines coming down.
A crane has been called to lift the
The driver did not suffer any
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