Source: New Zealand Police (District News)
Emergency services are at the scene of a serious crash on Barrington Street in Spreydon, Christchurch, near the intersection with Bewdley Street.
The crash, between a car and a lamppost, was reported about 7:20pm.
One person is in a serious condition and the Serious Crash Unit has been advised.
Motorists are asked to avoid the area.
Issued by Police Media Centre