25 Jun 2012

Icy conditions between Clinton - Mataura

10:02 am on 25 June 2012

Motorists are advised to avoid the back road between Clinton and Mataura in the South Island on Monday morning because of icy conditions.

Police say there have been several accidents involving black ice on the road known as Old Coach Road.

roading contractors are working on the most dangerous parts, which will cause delays.

People are asked to travel through Gore on State Highway One between Clinton and Mataura.