Smoke spotted from truck on SH29

Emergency services are making their way to the scene

UPDATED 1.10pm: A truck reported on fire on SH29 was overheating with no sign of fire found when fire fighters arrived at the scene.

Emergency services were called to the scene of a reported truck fire on State Highway 29 about 12.20pm.

Fire and Emergency NZ northen communications centre shift manager Megan Ruru says the truck overheated.


A caller to the 0800 SUNLIVE news hotline says it appears smoke is coming from a truck on SH29, between Old Kaimai Rd and Valley View Rd.

Fire services are currently on the scene.

SunLive is working on getting more information and will update this story as soon as we have something more.

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