Serious crash in Marlborough

  • 25/04/2016
Serious crash in Marlborough

Seven people have been injured after a head-on collision in Okaramio in Marlborough at around 4:30pm this afternoon.

The crash involved three vehicles on State Highway 6 outside the Okaramio Tavern.

One child in a serious condition was taken to Wairau Hospital by ambulance. One adult in a serious condition was transported by helicopter to Nelson Hospital. Three others were taken to Wairau hospital with moderate injuries. The remaining two didn't require emergency transportation.

Two rescue helicopters and five ambulances were called to the accident, as well as police and fire crews.