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An 81-year-old woman has died after being hit by a vehicle in Christchurch today.
The woman died at the scene after a vehicle hit her at about 2pm in a hotel carpark in Deans Ave.
In a separate incident, a second person also sustained serious injuries when they smashed into a commercial building on Antigua St at about 2.20pm.
The Serious Crash Unit has been advised of both crashes, and police say they are working to determine the circumstances.
"There is no disruption to traffic at this time and further information will be released about these incidents when possible," police say.