Crash causes morning traffic jam

A traffic camera on Main North Rd showing a congested Marshland Rd after the crash.
A traffic camera on Main North Rd showing a congested Marshland Rd after the crash.
It was a long trip to work for some commuters in Christchurch on Monday after a crash involving two vehicles blocked traffic on a major arterial route.

The crash happened at the intersection of Guthries and Marshland Rds about 7.20am.

There were no reports of injuries. 

One lane of Marshland Rd was blocked for about an hour.

Police said the two vehicles were removed by tow trucks and the road was cleared.

 

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