Serious crash and road closure, SH2 Opotiki
Emergency services are attending a serious crash on SH2,
South West of Opotiki.
Police received a report of the
crash, near the intersection of Ruatuna Road, around
The road is closed and diversions are in
Initial reports indicate one person has serious
Police ask that motorists avoid the area at this
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