Traffic slows after motorcycle crash

Last updated 18:40 18/12/2013

Relevant offers

Wellington

Flashback: 40 years since Mona Blades went missing Parking wardens told to issue three tickets or more an hour NZTA sorry for sending threatening letter to Wellington man Wellington Zoo to host pop-up weddings with animals as guests Car hits tree in Muritai Road, Eastbourne Latest police stats show fewer caught in lower drink-driving limits Frank Kitts Lagoon may be about to become Whairepo Lagoon Free lunches axed for Wellington councillors Cyclist hit by car in serious crash in Newlands Thorndon residents fed up with three-zone parking

A motorcycle crash that was blocking the Terrace Tunnel has been cleared and the rider taken to hospital, police say.

A motorcyclist who came off their bike near the Terrace Tunnel, brought peak hour traffic to a stop shortly before 6pm this evening.

The crash, in the northbound lane of the motorway near the Terrace Tunnel under the Hawkestone Street bridge overpass was causing traffic delays.

The lane had reopened after an ambulance had taken the motorcyclist to hospital. The rider's condition was unknown at this stage, a police spokesman said.

Ad Feedback

- The Dominion Post

Comments

Special offers
Opinion poll

What should happen with the Zephyrometer?

Build a new one just like the old one

Replace it with something completely new

Leave it as it is!

Clear the space - not a good place for a sculpture

Vote Result

Related story: Wind wand's future up in the air

Featured Promotions

Sponsored Content