Delays at intersection of Moorhouse/Madras, Christchurch

Delays at intersection of Moorhouse/Madras, Christchurch

Canterbury

Christchurch Police are urging motorists to exercise patience following a crash at the intersection of Moorhouse Avenue and Madras Street.

Just before 9:50am a woman was hit by a car at the intersection.

She was taken to hospital in a serious condition.

The road was closed for a time while Police spoke to the driver and witnesses.

It has re-opened, however, traffic has built up in the area and motorists are advised to expect delays.

ENDS

Issued by Police Media Centre