6 Jan 2017

South Island crashes disrupt traffic

4:40 pm on 6 January 2017

A motorcyclist has died at the scene of a collision with a car near Cardrona.

Police said the crash happened at about 3pm on Cardrona Valley Road.

A section of the road is closed off, and diversions are in place.

Also in the South Island, there has been a crash on the Rakaia bridge that is being cleared.

Traffic is stacked on either side of the bridge but the road has reopened.