LPG tanker rolls

Traffic was diverted from State Highway 3 on to Mimi Rd after an LPG tanker crashed yesterday.

The truck and trailer unit rolled near the intersection of SH3 and Pukearuhe Rd about 7am, Inspector Ian Harris, of central communications, said.

Motorists stuck at the scene were evacuated from their vehicles as a precaution. The truck driver was not injured in the crash.

An LPG tanker crashed on SH3 near Urenui this morning blocking both lanes.
An LPG tanker crashed on SH3 near Urenui this morning blocking both lanes.

Taranaki Daily News