Tiser social breaking news card. Traffic Alert
Tiser social breaking news card. Traffic Alert

UPDATE: One lane open after tree fall on highway

UPDATE 12.55PM:

Motorists are now able to pass the site of a fallen tree on the Gwydir Highway at Gibraltar Range between Grafton and Glen Innes.

The highway was closed in both directions near Mulligans Drive, but one lane is now open under stop/slow traffic control.

Motorists are advised to take care through the area as crews are still working to reopen all lanes of the highway.

EARLIER

A FALLEN tree has closed the Gwydir Highway is closed in both directions at Gibraltar Range - between Grafton and Glen Innes.

Live Traffic reports the tree fell around 8am,

As there is no suitable diversion, vehicles already on the road are being advised to park and wait.

Motorists not already in the area are being advised to delay their journey.

The location of a tree fall that is blocking the Gwydir Highway
The location of a tree fall that is blocking the Gwydir Highway

The closure will be in place until the tree is removed.

Traffic crews and emergency services are on scene.

For the latest traffic information, visit www.livetraffic.com, download the Live Traffic NSW app or call 132 701.



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