Highway closed after truck rolls


A truck is blocking a section of State Highway 65 near Maruia after it rolled in a crash at 2.30am this morning.

A tow is on its way to the crash scene just before Rappahannock Road however, police say the north and south bounds lanes are expected to be blocked for some time.

The driver has moderate injuries and has been airlifted to hospital.

An alternative route is in place and Police thank motorists in advance for their patience.