27 Dec 2018

Section of SH1 shut after crash south of Timaru

7:47 pm on 27 December 2018

One person is in a critical condition and another in a serious condition after a crash south of Timaru.

Two vehicles collided at the intersection of State Highway 1 and Cragie Road at about 5.30pm today.

A section of SH1 is closed to traffic and a detour is in place.

A St John spokesperson said the two people have been transported to Timaru Hospital.