17 Jun 2015

Motorcyclist hurt, horse killed in Chch

12:08 am on 17 June 2015

A collision between a motorcycle and a horse in the Christchurch suburb of Yaldhurst has left the motorcylist with serious injuries and the horse dead.

State Highway 73 remains closed between Pound Road and Russley Road, with a detour marked.

The incident will be investigated by the Serious Crash Unit.

Police say emergency services were alerted to the crash shortly before 8.45pm.