Serious vehicle crash
At 1230am on
Sunday 9th December police attended a serious injury crash
on Breezes Road, Christchurch.
investigations it appears that a male pedestrian has walked
out onto the roadway in front of passing vehicle and has
been knocked over. The pedestrian has suffered serious
injuries as a result and is currently in Christchurch
hospital receiving treatment.
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