Serious injuries after truck crash in North Canterbury

A person had to be airlifted to Christchurch Hospital with serious injuries on Thursday night after a crash involving a truck in North Canterbury.

A police spokeswoman said emergency services were called to the crash on State Highway 7 between Hanmer Springs and Leslie Hills Rds about 8.15pm.

She said the incident involved a truck and one person.

A section of the highway was temporarily closed but re-opened on Friday morning.






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