SH1 crash cleared

20:57, Oct 08 2012

A section of State Highway 1 north of Wellington blocked this morning after a three-car crash has been cleared,

Sergeant Peter Theobald, of police communications, said the crash happened north of Pukerua Bay, before the wire median barriers, about 7.30am.There were no  injuries.

Tow trucks had cleared the scene by 8.30am.

Meanwhile, another crash which had been delaying traffic on the alternative route, the Paekakariki Hill Rd, was now also clear.

Mr Theobald said that crash happened about 7.30am at the Paekakariki end of the road. A car had hit a rock, then the bank.

Traffic should again be flowing as normal.

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