Road closure - SH 2 near Tauranga

Road closure - SH 2 near Tauranga

Bay of Plenty

Emergency services are responding after a car hit a power-pole on State Highway 2 near Tauranga.

Two people are reportedly trapped in the car and no information is available as yet on any injuries.

The power-pole has been knocked down and the road is expected to remain closed for some time.

Diversions are in place at the intersections of SH 2/Wairoa Road and SH 2/Te Paeroa Road.

ENDS

Issued by Police Media Centre.