Train incident in Christchurch

Train incident in Christchurch

Canterbury

Police and emergency services are attending an incident on Colombo Street where a person, thought to be a male in his early-40s, has been struck by a train.

It is believed the incident happened at about 10.10am.

The person was taken to Christchurch hospital and is believed to have sustained critical injuries.

Police enquiries are ongoing. No others are thought to be injured.

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Issued by the Police Media Centre