UPDATE 2 - Ashburton crash - Fatal

UPDATE 2 - Ashburton crash - Fatal

Canterbury

Two people have been confirmed deceased in a crash at Ashburton this afternoon.

The collision between two vehicles happened on State Highway 1 near Ealing Road shortly before 1:40pm. 

The Serious Crash Unit is attending and diversions remain in place at Delmaine Road and State Highway 79.

ENDS

Issued by the Police Media Centre