State Highway 27 is currently blocked near Ngarua following a truck crash this morning.
The single vehicle crash occurred around 5am.
"Emergency services are in attendance, however, there is no confirmed information about injuries at this time," says a police spokesperson.
"The road is expected to be closed for some time while the scene is cleared.
"Diversions are in place at Kereone Road and Maungakawa Road."
SH27 NGARUA (EAST OF MORRINSVILLE) - CRASH – 6:15AM— Waka Kotahi NZTA Waikato/BoP (@WakaKotahiWaiBP) December 2, 2020
Due to a truck crash a section of #SH27 is CLOSED between Maungakawa Rd and Kereone Rd in Ngarua. Follow the detour route and allow additional time for your journey. More here: https://t.co/5mhEqu0cN7. ^MF pic.twitter.com/kd7K8Fk45g