Fatal crash - Christchurch

Fatal crash - Christchurch

Canterbury

One person is dead following a crash on Summit/Dyers Pass Road in Christchurch this evening.

The crash, between a car and a motorcycle, happened just after 5pm.

Another person has sustained serious injuries.

The road will remain closed for some time as emergency services work at the crash scene.

Traffic is currently being diverted back down Hackthorne Road.

We thank motorists in advance for their patience and cooperation.

ENDS

Issued by Police Media Centre.