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Crash near Paremata blocks northbound lanes [update: crash now cleared]

NZTA advise that a crash at around 4:00am this morning remains blocking the two left lanes northbound on SH1, south of the Paremata Roundabout.

One person has been transported to Wellington Hospital in a critical condition following the one car crash.

Police are advising drivers to avoid travelling north on SH1.

The road is expected to be cleared by 8:00am.

Police ask drivers to be patient should they experience delays.