Road blocked - South of the Rakaia River bridge - Canterbury
"Road blocked - South of the Rakaia River bridge - Canterbury"
Motorists are asked to avoid the Rakaia River bridge after a crash between a heavy truck and a car.
It happened around 6:30am south of the bridge, and two people had minor injuries.
The truck is half off the bridge and a heavy crane is needed to remove it.
The road is completely closed and diversions will be put in place.