Please avoid the Cranford/Innes intersection this afternoon. Follow Transport for Christchurch for updates.
4:15PM – FINAL UPDATE
Cranford St is now open at the intersection with Innes Rd. Expect delays until the backlog of traffic has dissipated. ^SM
3:45PM – UPDATE
The best routes for northbound traffic this afternoon remain via Hills Rd to Marshland Rd. The closure is still in place and clean-up work is continuing.^SM
2:45PM – UPDATE
The best routes for northbound traffic this afternoon are via Hills Rd to Marshland Rd. The closure is likely to be in place for approximately at least another hour. ^SM
1:00PM – CRANFORD ST / INNES RD INTERSECTION – CRASH
Due to a serious crash the intersection at Cranford St / Innes Rd is currently closed.
Motorists are advised to avoid the area at this time and expect significant delays
For people who would be travelling east or west on Innes Rd please use Main North Rd / QEII Drive.
For those who would be travelling north or south on Cranford St please use Main North Rd / Papanui Rd or Use Marshland Rd.
Onsite detours have been installed by emergency services. ^JP