Person taken to Christchurch Hospital with serious injuries after crash

Old West Coast Rd, Templeton. Photo: Google
Old West Coast Rd, Templeton. Photo: Google
A person has been seriously injured after a two-car crash near Christchurch this morning.

Emergency services were called to the crash on Old West Coast Rd near Miners Rd, Templeton, about 6.34am on Wednesday.

A police spokeswoman said it appears the cars collided then one of them hit a power pole.

St John spokesman Gerard Campbell said two people were injured in the crash, one seriously and the other moderately.

Both patients were transported to Christchurch Hospital.








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