Serious crash, Main South Road, Rolleston
Emergency services are responding to a serious crash
between a car and a truck on Main South Road,
Police were called about 1.40pm.
indications are one person may be seriously injured.
road is closed and diversions will be in place.
are advised to avoid the area.
The Serious Crash Unit will
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Campbell on: the local body election result in Wellington
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