Road closed - State Highway 2, Tangoio, Hastings District
"Road closed - State Highway 2, Tangoio, Hastings
Attribute to Senior Constable Bryan
State Highway 2, Tangoio, Hastings District,
will be closed tomorrow morning following a single vehicle
crash involving a logging truck at 6.30am today.
driver received minor injuries.
A portion of State Highway
2, near Tangoio Settlement Road, will be closed from 9am
tomorrow (Sunday, 10 February) for approximately four hours
while the scene is cleared.
There are no alternative
routes or diversions while the road is closed and road users
are asked to avoid the area.
Motorists are thanked in
advance for their
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