A 9-year-old boy has died following a crash at Ashburton Lakes in mid Canterbury.
A vehicle crashed into the Clyde riverbed near Erewhen Station Hut on Sunday morning.
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Two other people were also injured, police said in a statement. The serious crash unit has examined the scene.
More information will be released when it becomes available, the statement said.