The road is closed and diversions are in place
Emergency services are responding to a serious crash on State Highway 1 in Bankside, Selwyn.
The three-vehicle crash that occurred along the Main South Road was reported at 2.15pm.
Early reports indicate there are serious injuries.
The road has been closed and diversions are in place.
The southbound traffic on Main South Road is diverted into Old South Road while northbound traffic is being diverted into Weavers Road.
Motorists are advised to avoid the area, if possible.