Update 10.12am: The road is now open after an incident on State Highway 2, near Bethlehem this morning.
Reports are coming in of a incident on State Highway 2, near Bethlehem.
A caller to the 0800 SUNLIVE news hotline says traffic is being diverted from SH2 to the Waihi Road exit.
A witness at the scene says members of the public are diverting traffic.
"Traffic is heavy in the area."
Motorists are being advised to avoid the area if possible.
SunLive has contacted police for more information and will update this story as soon as we have more information.