Highway delays after crash

Motorists are being asked to avoid the stretch of state highway 1 between Hamilton and Cambridge tonight following a crash reported about 5pm.

Police report a concrete truck has rolled on SH 1 southeast of Cambridge near Hickey Rd.

One lane remains open through the scene but the incident is causing delays.

Inspector Ian Brooker said no injuries were reported however it will be some time until the concrete is disposed of and the scene is cleared. 

‘‘Motorists are advised to avoid the area if possible.’’

Police will issue another statement if a decision is made to close the busy road.

Waikato Times