Update on crash at Orari near Timaru

Update on crash at Orari near Timaru

Canterbury

Police can now confirm that three people are in a serious condition as a result of the crash today at 3.40pm.

These three seriously injured occupants have been helicoptered to hospital.

Of the remaining occupants, one person has moderate injuries, and four others have minor or no injuries at all.

The road is still closed and diversions are in place.

ENDS

Issued by Police Media Centre