Police can confirm one person has died following a crash in Christchurch last night.
Emergency services were alerted to a two-vehicle crash on Sumner Road shortly before 11pm.
Sadly, one person was located deceased at the scene.
Two other people are reported to have suffered moderate to serious injuries in the crash.
The Serious Crash Unit has been notified and enquiries into the cause of the crash are continuing.
Issued by Police Media Centre