Fatal crash, Rangitata

Fatal crash, Rangitata

Canterbury

Emergency services are responding to a fatal crash involving a truck and a pedestrian on State Highway One just south of Rangitata, Timaru.

Police were called to the scene at 9.50am.

The pedestrian died at the scene.

The road is closed and diversions are being put in place.

The Serious Crash Unit has been notified. 

ENDS

Issued by the Police Media Centre