Person killed in North Canterbury crash

One person has died following crash in North Canterbury.

Police said they were alerted to the crash involving one vehicle in Glendhu Rd, Motunau, just before 8.30pm yesterday.

A second person was flown helicopter to Christchurch Hospital for treatment.

Inquiries into the circumstances are continuing.




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