Download The Wellington App for more stories like this.

Updated: – Road reopens after crash closes intersection of SH1 and Beach road, Paekākāriki

UPDATE 5:25PM following a crash at the intersection with Beach Rd, is now OPEN. Southbound traffic is being diverted through the old service station at the intersection. Please take extra care and continue to expect significant delays.


Location of road closure due to crash. Image: NZTA / Screengrab

Due to a crash at the intersection with Beach Rd, the road is CLOSED. Emergency services are on site. Please expect significant or consider delaying your journey if possible.

Click here to go to the NZTA journey planner site

Go to our NZTA tab for live updates and video from traffic cameras in the area.