Traffic Crash: SH 2 (Rimutaka Hill Road)
SH 2 (Rimutaka Hill Road)
Thursday, 27 February 2014 -
Police and other emergency services
are currently responding to a crash on the Rimutaka Hill (SH
The crash is between a truck and a motorcyclist about
1 kilometre fromt he summit on the Wairarapa side of the
It is not clear at this stage what injuries there
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