Two seriously injured as crash blocks SH1 near Ōhau Bridge, Horowhenua

Emergency services at the scene.
Emergency services at the scene. Photo credit: Facebook

Two people have been seriously injured in a crash in the Horowhenua, south of the Ōhau Bridge.

"The crash, involving a motorcycle and a truck, occurred just south of the Ōhau Bridge about 12.45pm," said a police statement.

State Highway 1 near the bridge was closed but has since reopened, police said.