Eastbound traffic on the Tauranga Eastern Link is being diverted down Truman land while police clear a boat blocking two lanes near the Sandhust Drive overbridge.
The boat came off its trailer shortly before 4.30pm.
Diversions are in place at Te Maunga. Image Andrea Rowse
A driver at the scene says the four or five metre long boat has come right off its trailer and is blocking both lanes.
Traffic in both directions has slowed.