Crash on the Wanaka-Luggate Highway
Emergency services are at the scene of a crash involving a car and a bus on the Wanaka-Luggate Highway near Wanaka.
Police were called to the scene between Morris Road and Ballantyne Road at 9:50am.
Two people are trapped in the car.
The road is closed and diversions are in place via Ballantyne Road and Riverbank Road.
One person who was in the bus has minor injuries.
Police thank motorists for their patience in advance.
Update to follow. Check for road closure updates on our Traffic & Travel page
Pictured: The road is currently closed at the Hawea turnoff - SH6 Wanaka-Luggate Highway. Photo: Nikki Heath / Wanaka Sun
ACCIDENT - ROAD CLOSED. SH6 Wanaka-Luggate Highway is closed at the Hawea turnoff (pictured). Detours avaiable via Ballantyne Rd and Riverbank Rd. Accident near the bridge over the Cardrona River SH6. Update to followhttps://t.co/x2MnKtC2yh @QueenstownLakes @NZTAOS pic.twitter.com/Tc9587D7DQ— Wanaka Sun (@wanakasun) November 27, 2017