Emergency Road Closure SH2 near Matata/Pikowai Rd

DATE: Until 05:00 AM Today

Due to a serious crash SH2 east of Pikowai Rd near Matata is closed, diversions are in place at the Matatā township and at Old Coach Rd.

Bus services affected are 143a and 101 between Tauranga and Whakatane this afternoon. These services will divert along SH33 to Rotorua and SH30 to Whakatane -expect substantial delays.

Unfortunately the bus stop at Matatā will be bypassed due to this road closure

Affected Routes: