A passenger had to be cut from a car which collided with a
taxi on Hensman Rd, off Frankton Rd, at 10.49pm on Sunday.
Senior Constable Chris Blackford said a 26-year-old Irishman
living in Perth, Australia, failed to take a left-hand bend
and collided with a taxi.
The taxi driver suffered broken ribs and the Irishman's
passenger - his brother - was flown to Dunedin Hospital with
a suspected fractured skull.
Police are awaiting the result of a blood sample from the