Traffic is backing up after a crash blocked two lanes on the Northern Motorway in Auckland.
A police spokeswoman said they got the call at 7.48am and inital reports are that two cars and a truck were involved.
A crash is blocking two lanes citybound on the Nthn Mwy prior to the Greville off-ramp. Traffic is congested from Oteha Valley Rd. ^LC pic.twitter.com/M0LHykSPwz— NZTA Akld & Nthlnd (@NZTAAkl) November 6, 2016
The crash blocked the fast and second lane. The spokeswoman said police had finished working in the area and hopefully traffic would start dispersing soon.
Update: Crash is now clear of lanes. Expect long delays citybound frm Lonely Track. Consider taking an alt route ^LC https://t.co/s2Wdgs9CVv— NZTA Akld & Nthlnd (@NZTAAkl) November 6, 2016
A separate crash in Wellington is also causing delays.
The crash near the entrance to the city's Terrace Tunnel has caused traffic to become backed up.
NZTA said the crash happened after 7.30am on SH1 and was blocking the southbound left lane, just prior to the tunnel .
A police spokesperson said the crash has now been cleared but NZTA is warning motorists to expect delays, while the congestion eases.