Oil Spill - SH25A between Kopu and Hikuai
State Highway 25A between Kopu and
June 2014 - 5:19pm
Waikato Police are warning
drivers travelling on State Highway 25A between Kopu and
Hikuai to take care after a car struck a large rock on the
road and oil from the damaged sump spilled onto the
Contractors are on the way to the scene near the
summit to clean the roadway but until that is done the road
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