Driver injured after timber truck crashes on State Highway 2

Police are diverting traffic from the scene of a truck-and-trailer crash on State Highway 2 in western Bay of Plenty. Photo / Martin Sykes
Police are diverting traffic from the scene of a truck-and-trailer crash on State Highway 2 in western Bay of Plenty. Photo / Martin Sykes

A driver suffered moderate injuries when a truck-and-trailer unit crashed on State Highway 2 near Paengaroa in western Bay of Plenty.

The New Zealand Transport Agency has tweeted a lane is blocked after the truck's trailer, carrying timber, rolled near a roundabout at the Paengaroa Interchange this morning.


The driver was taken to hospital. Traffic is being diverted from the scene and motorists should expect minor delays.

- NZ Herald

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