The NZ Transport Agency is advising motorists that Seddon St/State Highway 2 through the Waihi township will be closed tonight.
In order for emergency roadworks to take place, the section of SH2 will be closed from 7pm tonight and will reopen Thursday morning, at 6am.
For motorists who plan to travel north or south through the Karangahake Gorge, there will be a short detour in place via Kenny St.
The NZTA would like to apologies for any inconvenience caused and thanks motorists in advance for their patience.
For more updates visit the NZ Transport Agency’s website at: www.nzta.govt.nz/traffic/roadworks/
A shourt detour is available to motorists travelling north and south via Kenny St. Image: NZTA/Facebook