Highway open after serious truck crash

Photos: Daniel Hines/SunLive.

State Highway 29 is now open after being closed for several hours following a truck crash.

The highway was closed around 3.30pm on Monday, when a two trucks crashed, causing a truck and trailer unit to roll on its side in the Lower Kaimai area.

The road was closed for several hours and was re-opened around 11.30pm.

A crane had to be brought in to right the crashed truck and remove it from the highway.

Police are investigating the cause of the crash.

Anyone with information about the crash can contact Tauranga Police Station on 07 577 4300.

Alternatively, information can be left anonymously via the Crimestoppers 0800 555 111 line.

Non-emergency information can be phoned into the police's 105 number.

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Posted on 24-12-2019 12:56 | By

Well the truck driver must of been going to fast like most of them do or the go around aroundabout pritty fast leaning ove quite a bit SLOW DOWN STAY OFF YA PHS