15 Aug 2013

West Coast Road re-opens

4:03 pm on 15 August 2013

West Coast Road on the outskirts of Christchurch has reopened, after a serious accident on Thursday morning.

Police say a trailer came off a ute and veered off the road hitting and seriously injuring a pedestrian at 9.14am.

The accident happened on SH 73, West Coast Road, near Christchurch Men's prison.

Traffic diversions have been lifted.