One person is dead and another seriously injured after a
truck and a ute collided on a motorway off-ramp north of
Emergency services were called to the Lineside Rd off-ramp of
State Highway 1 in Kaiapoi about 11.15am, Inspector Peter
Hegarty of police southern communications said.
An ambulance spokesman said one person died and another was
The patient had been taken to Christchurch Hospital in a
Nobody else was thought to be involved in the crash.