29 Nov 2016

One dead after car and truck collide on SH1 in North Canterbury

4:08 pm on 29 November 2016

One person has died following a crash between a truck and a car on State Highway 1 in North Canterbury today.

A police spokesperson said the crash happened shortly after 11am at Amberley.

SH1 remains closed with diversions in place at Leithfield and Grays Roads.

The Serious Crash Unit is investigating.