A middle aged male is dead and another man in critical condition in Christchurch Hospital after an accident in the early hours of this morning near Prebbleton, Christchurch.
It appears the car the dead man was driving went through a stop sign at Blakes Rd/ Shands Rochad just before 1am today, Sunday. It was then hit by another vehicle. The injured man was the passenger in the first vehicle.
As next of kin have still to be advised his name will not be released today.