Source: New Zealand Police (District News)
State Highway 1 has re-opened, after being closed while emergency services attended to a serious crash.
The three-vehicle crash on the Kowhai River Bridge in the Amberley area was reported to Police at 2.50pm.
One person was transported by helicopter to Christchurch Hospital in a serious condition.
The Serious Crash Unit attended and investigations into the crash are ongoing.
Issued by Police Media Centre