Black ice has caused several crashed on State Highway 5 this
morning, with parts of central North Island experiencing
temperatures well below zero.
Patches of black ice on the Mamaku Ranges, SH5 have caused
several crashes this morning, police said.
Road crews were heading to the area to spread grit and reduce
the affect of the black ice.
Police were telling people to slow down and take caution
around the black ice and pay strict attention to road
Temperatures in Waikato were well below zero overnight and
Weatherwatch.co.nz said parts of Auckland were between -2 and
3 degrees celsius this morning and Hamilton was sitting on -4
degrees at 6:30am.