Truck rolls in Governors Bay

04:17, Jan 30 2014
Truck Crash Governors Bay
TRUCK CRASH: A truck carrying a digger has crashed on Governors Bay Rd, between Dyers Pass Rd and Omaru Rd.
Truck Crash Governors Bay
TRUCK CRASH: A truck carrying a digger has crashed on Governors Bay Rd, between Dyers Pass Rd and Omaru Rd.
Truck Crash Governors Bay
TRUCK CRASH: A truck carrying a digger has crashed on Governors Bay Rd, between Dyers Pass Rd and Omaru Rd.
Truck Crash Governors Bay
TRUCK CRASH: A truck carrying a digger has crashed on Governors Bay Rd, between Dyers Pass Rd and Omaru Rd.
Truck crash Governors bay
TRUCK CRASH: A truck carrying a digger has crashed on Governors Bay Rd, between Dyers Pass Rd and Omaru Rd.

The road between Governors Bay and Rapaki could be closed for up to 10 hours after a truck carrying a digger crashed on a "nasty bend". 

A police spokesman said the road was "totally" closed following the crash on a "nasty bend" just before 12pm today. 

The driver was not injured in the crash, but two cranes were needed to move the toppled truck and digger from the road. 

truck crash
TRUCK CRASH: A truck carrying a digger has crashed on Governors Bay Rd, between Dyers Pass Rd and Omaru Rd.

The road was expected to be closed for at least six hours, possibly up to 10, between Dyers Pass Rd and Omaru Rd.

The driver involved in the crash told The Press he was ok, but "trying to get over what's happened" and declined to comment further.

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IN THE DITCH: A truck carrying a digger crashed on Governors Bay Rd about 12pm on January 30.

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