State Highway 2 south of Katikati is now open after a serious crash this afternoon.
The crash occurred near Wharawhara Road.
The NZ Transport Agency would like to thank all road users for their patience while the detour was in place.
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To see current travel times for the Bay of Plenty visit: http://www.drivelive.nz/BayofPlenty(external link)