Boat blocking SH29

Image: Ben Grice

UPDATED 4.39PM: A boat has come off a trailer on State Highway 29.

Emergency services were called to the scene near Soldiers Road at around 3.45pm.

A police spokesperson says the boat came off a trailer being towed by a ute.

"Police are in attendance.

"The road is currently blocked."


Reports are coming in of traffic delays on State Highway 29 this afternoon.

A SunLive reader has messaged us to say traffic is at astandstill near Ngamuwahine.

"My son called me to say he was stuck in traffic."

A caller to the 0800 SUNLIVE news hotlline says a boat has come off a trailer and is blocking one lane.

SunLive is working on getting more information and will update this story as soon as we can.

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