Motorists heading south in the City of Sails have been told to expect delays.
The right two lanes were blocked on the southbound side of the Southern Motorway, from Symonds St to Gillies Ave due to a crash.
The NZTA website states that the crash has now been cleared, however, delays remain.
NZTA reccommended motorists avoid travelling along the route or to delay their journey if possible.
UPDATE: Crash CLEARED on the Sthn-Mway Southbnd under Grafton Rd. Symond St on ramp now OPEN. #AklTraffic remains heavily congested ^SK— NZTA Akld & Nthlnd (@NZTAAkl) September 2, 2016