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Portion of SH1 closed after cattle truck overturns near Whangārei

A cattle truck has tipped over and is blocking State Highway 1 near Hikurangi, 19 kilometres out of Whangārei.

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No one was injured and there were no cattle being transported at the time.

Emergency services were called at 3pm. 

Motorists are urged to avoid the area.

The road is still closed, but diversions are in place at Jordan Valley Road and Hukerenui Road.