State Highway 6 Tāhunanui in Nelson closed due to a crash


Due to a crash, State Highway 6 is currently closed between Rui Street and Muritai Street.

Update: 6.15pm

The road is now fully open in both directions.

Waka Kotahi wants to thank drivers for their patience and cooperation while the crash scene was cleared.

The incident was reported around 4:30 this afternoon.

Emergency services and contractors are at the crash scene. Drivers should avoid the area or consider an alternative route.

Local road detours are available, but drivers heading through Tāhunanui can expect delays until the crash scene is cleared.