Update - diversions for SH5, Rotorua - Ngongotaha
"Update - diversions for SH5, Rotorua - Ngongotaha - Bay of Plenty"
Diversions have been confirmed for SH5, Rotorua following a crash at Ngongotaha.
A truck has crashed into a power pole, causing lines to come down across the road in both directions.
Rotorua-bound traffic is diverted down Dalbeth Road onto SH36 and the reverse for north-bound traffic.
Paradise Valley Rd is completely closed.
The estimated time for road closures and diversions is about one hour.
There are no reports of any injuries.