Crash in gorge slows traffic

Last updated 10:36 14/04/2014

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A single-car crash that held up traffic through the Manawatu Gorge this morning caused no injuries.

Acting Inspector Bruce Mackay of police central communications said the road was back to two lanes and everything was cleaned up by 10am.

Traffic control were put in place at the site at about 8.30am after the crash blocked one lane of the road near the Woodville end of State Highway 3. The crash was being treated as a minor incident.

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- Manawatu Standard

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