Woman seriously hurt after motorcyles collide in Southland

A woman is seriously injured after two motorcycles collided in Southland this afternoon.

A police spokeswoman said a helicopter was dispatched from Queenstown to the scene of the crash at the intersection of Otahu-Eastern Rd and Run 47 Rds, which is near Clifden in Western Southland.

Emergency services were called to the scene at 1.35pm.

A St John spokeswoman said the woman was in a serious condition and transferred to Dunedin Hospital by helicopter.



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