UPDATE: Serious crash, Ashburton
One person has died after a vehicle collided with a power pole in Ashburton this morning.
Emergency services were notified of the crash on Lismore Mayfield Road about 7.15am.
The sole occupant of the vehicle, a 50-year-old man, died at the scene.
Police are working to locate his next-of-kin.
Cordons remain in place.