Road closure for fatal crash investigation in BOP
A section of State Highway 34 in the Bay of Plenty will be closed today to allow police to investigate the area following a fatal crash.
One person died in a two car crash on SH34, between SH30 and Kawerau, on April 26.
The NZ Transport Agency is advising motorists SH34/Kawarau Road West, between SH30 Rotoma and Valley Rd, from around 9.30am.
“This is to allow police to conduct a scene investigation for a recent fatal crash in this area,” says a spokesperson for the roading agency.
“The detour will be via SH30 and Sh34 Kawerau Road on the eastern side of Kawerau.
“We thank motorists for their patience during this time.”
SH34 KAWERAU RD WEST CLOSURE – WED 8 MAY #SH34 Kawerau Rd West will be CLOSED between SH30 Rotoma & Kawerau tomorrow (Wed 8 May) from 9.30am-1pm to allow for Police investigation at the scene of a recent fatal crash. Detour info here: https://t.co/5lM5B3ysCz. ^MF pic.twitter.com/QfAwNKp384— NZTA Waikato/BoP (@NZTAWaiBoP) May 7, 2019