SH2/Manor Park - Car crash - Friday, 28 February 2014
Friday, 28 February 2014 -
Police are at the scene of a car crash
on SH2 near the Manor Park turnoff that is causing delays to
traffic heading along that stretch of road.
At least two
cars are involved; no injuries have been reported.
are able to get through the scene however there is still a
large back up of traffic as a result of the
Motorists are advised to delay travel for a
while or take the alternate route along the Eastern Hutt
Road to avoid this
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