One person is in a serious condition after becoming trapped in a two car collision in Rolleston, just out of Christchurch.
Fire Service rescued the trapped person from a car after a two car collision in Christchurch.
Source: ONE News
Fire Service Spokesperson Andrew Norris says they received reports of a crash on Weedons Ross Road near Jones Road at 5.45am.
"We had two units attend – from Rolleston and Sockburn – and used the jaws of life to extricate one person from a car," he said.
Mr Norris told ONE News the crash happened at a railway crossing and the barrier arms are damaged.
Diversions are in place in the area.