Person killed in truck v car crash in Oamaru

  • 11/08/2015
(Photo: James Gunn)
(Photo: James Gunn)

A person is dead and another is seriously injured after a crash between a truck and a car in Oamaru.

Police are at the scene on Oamaru-Alma Road where the vehicles collided today at about 3.30pm, leaving the driver of the car dead.

A male patient in his early teens was flown by helicopter to Dunedin Hospital in a serious condition, while a male in his 50s with minor to moderate injuries is being taken to Oamaru Hospital, a St John spokesman said.

Diversions are in place.

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