Serious Crash - Canterbury
Tunnel Road in Christchurch is closed following a crash
The single vehicle crash occurred at
7.45am, between the Scruttons Road on-ramp and the Bridle
Path Road on-ramp.
The sole occupant of the car was
seriously injured and has been transported to
Diversions are in place and motorists are
asked to follow the directions of emergency personnel in the
Black ice on the roads has been reported right
across Canterbury District this morning.
residents are urged to avoid any unnecessary travel, and to
take extreme care if they do need to
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