Fatal crash, Gibbston Valley

Fatal crash, Gibbston Valley

Southern

One person has died following a crash between a truck and a car on the Gibbston Valley Highway just west of Kawarau Bridge.

It happened around 8:45pm, and the Serious Crash Unit and the Commercial Vehicle Safety Team are attending.

Diversions are being put in place and motorists are asked to avoid the area if possible.

ENDS

Issued by the Police Media Centre