Rakaia Bridge Closed. Police can confirm that one person has died in a crash in selwyn this morning. A truck and motorbike collided on the rakaia river bridge at 9.45am.
Scaffolding has been installed on the state highway 77 rakaia gorge no. The driver of the motorbike has died. The rakaia river bridge is a typical, yet notable example, of many simply supported reinforced concrete road bridges from this period, with standardised spans, parapets and general appearance.
Scaffolding Has Been Installed On The State Highway 77 Rakaia Gorge No.
The police say two people suffered minor injuries when the truck collided with a car in slippery conditions about 6.30am. Three bridges that cross the rangitata diversion race (rdr) on inland scenic route 72 (arundel rakaia gorge road) will be closed from monday 5 october as new bridges are built that can withstand heavy vehicles over 44 tonnes. Occasionally construction projects being undertaken in various locations around the ashburton district also require temporary road closures.
1 Bridge In Recent Weeks In Preparation For The Main Work, Which Will Take Place Both Day And Night.
The road was closed after a car and truck collided just before 3pm. Scaffolding has been installed on the state highway 77 rakaia gorge no. Road accidents are not something unheard of, and many fatal accidents are recorded worldwide daily.
As Shown By The Latest Update, The Expansion Is As Of Now Totally Open For Use.
Police have confirmed the driver of the car has died. The road is closed while the serious crash unit examine the scene. Sh1 closed at rakaia as truck dangles off bridge.
Police Initially Said One Person Was In A Serious Condition But In An Update Around 1.30Pm They Advised The Motorcyclist Had Been Killed.
This article answers the query rakaia bridge closed and offers all the relevant information about a related incident. A police spokesperson said road is closed while the serious crash unit examine the scene. Rakaia gorge full night closures for bridge repairs coming up, daytime delays from 9 july 2 minutes • by nz trucking magazine • july 5, 2018 scaffolding has been installed on the state highway 77 rakaia gorge no.
6:55 Pm On 12 December 2017.
Below is a list of upcoming road closures and detours, or to view a. A truck and motorbike collided on the rakaia river bridge at 9.45am and sadly the driver of the motorbike has died. The highway was closed for a time while the scene was cleared and the serious crash unit investigated.