Serious crash causing delays on SH1 in Kapiti
The northbound lanes of State Highway 1 are open again after a serious crash at MacKays Crossing in Kapiti, north of Wellington.
The crash happened shortly before 5.30pm on Friday evening, and involved three cars.
The crash was clear by 6.30pm but the NZ Transport Agency warned that delays would continue, but congestion was expected to ease.
One person suffered minor injuries, and police are urging people to drive to the conditions.
UPDATE: The crash has now CLEARED. All lanes are FULLY OPEN. Expect delays as congestion eases. ^MF https://t.co/uyQ2vUu3F0— NZTA Wellington (@NZTAWgtn) February 17, 2017