One person is dead after a collision between a truck and a car near Waimate in Canterbury today.
Source: 1 NEWS
Another person was seriously injured in the smash that happened at around 9:45am on the Waimate Highway about 20km north of Oamaru.
Waimate Highway is closed between Carrolls Rd and Stangers Rd and it's expected to remain closed until mid-afternoon.
Police say the Serious Crash Unit are on the scene.