13 Jun 2015

SH1 in Waimate open following serious crash

9:03 am on 13 June 2015

State Highway One in Waimate has reopened following a serious single vehicle crash this morning.

Police say emergency services were called to the scene where a driver was trapped in a truck and trailer just after 4 am.

The driver has been freed and a helicopter is on standby.

Detours have now been removed.