15 Jul 2013

Elderly driver killed in Kaiapoi crash

9:49 pm on 15 July 2013

An elderly man has died in a crash near Kaiapoi in Canterbury.

Police say initial inquiries indicate that the man, in his 70s, drove through a controlled intersection at Tram and South Eyre roads. His car was struck by a vehicle travelling west and then by a truck.

The roads were wet and slippery when the crash happened about 1.30pm on Monday.