Fatal crash, Tekapo

Fatal crash, Tekapo

Canterbury

Three people have died following a crash involving two vehicles on Braemar Road, Tekapo, Mackenzie District.

Police were called around 10.55am.

Initial indications suggest seven others received a range of injuries, some of which are serious.

Motorists are advised to avoid the area.

Police are investigating.

The Serious Crash Unit are also in attendance and assisting with a scene examination.

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Issued by the Police Media Centre