Traffic backed up following Tauranga crash

Motorists are being asked to avoid the area, while police clear the scene.
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Motorists are being asked to avoid the area, while police clear the scene.

Motorists are being asked to avoid the Tauranga Harbour Bridge following a crash on Saturday.

Police have been called to the scene on Te Awanui Drive, where a ute crashed into a concrete barrier at 11.25am.

The driver is out of the vehicle and did not required ambulance assistance.

This crash has caused the traffic to back up on the bridge and motorists are asked to avoid the area while police clear the scene.

Police ask motorists to be patient, as the clean-up may take some time.

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