New Zealand Police Alert 4:00pm 14 Oct 2008 Bay of Plenty
Location of incident: SH2 Waioeka gorge
Incident type: slip closes road for 4 to 6 hours
Waioeka Gorge will be closed for 4 to 6 hours due to a large slip.
This is state highway two the main route between Opotiki and Gisborne
The slip is between Wairata and Matawai townships. There are no diversions possible.
Motorists are advised to either use alternative routes, delay their journey or expect delays.