Serious Crash On Tekapo-Twizel Road - Canterbury
Emergency services are at the scene of a serious crash on
Tekapo-Twizel Road (State Highway 8) in Mackenzie
The crash involving a car and a tree was
reported around 6.50pm.
Initial reports indicate one
person has sustained serious injuries.
advised to avoid the area, if possible or expect
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