In another reminder of Wellington’s dependence on the road north a crash has caused big traffic delays on State Highway 1 north of Wellington. A truck collided with a van, which collided with a car on State Highway 1 near Papakowhai, at 1.30pm, closing the highway.
The collision occurred in Papakowhai near the traffic lights at Whitford Brown. Nobody was believed to have been injured, police spokesman Inspector Ken Climo said. However large traffic delays were reported for north and southbound traffic between Porirua and the Paremata roundabout. http://www.stuff.co.nz/dominion-post/news/4864662/Rush-hour-delays-near-Wellington