18 Feb 2018

Fatal crash near Timaru

11:22 am on 18 February 2018

One person has died after a car went down a bank near Timaru.

Police said they were called to the crash, on Pareora Gorge Road in Maungati, just before 2.30am.

One person died at the scene and another was taken to Timaru Hospital with moderate injuries.

The Serious Crash Unit was investigating.