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Truck and trailer rolls on Waikato state highway

Part of a state highway which was forced to close after a truck and trailer rolled in Waikato this morning has since reopened.

A Police car at the scene of an investigation. Source: 1 NEWS

Emergency services were called to the incident on State Highway 1 between Tunakawa Road and Fergusson Gully Road, near Karapiro, just after 3.30am, police said. 

The truck driver sustained moderate injuries in the crash.

Power has been shut off for residents on SH 1 between Gorton Road and Fergusson Gully Road for several hours while work is done to remove the truck and trailer.