Person killed after bike and vehicle collide in Christchurch

A person has died after a bike and vehicle collided in Christchurch.

Police said they are responding to a crash on the intersection of Avonside Drive, and Linwood Avenue.

The crash was reported around 6:45am and the Serious Crash Unit has been advised.

Police at the scene confirmed to Newshub the crash was fatal.

The road is closed and motorists are advised to take an alternate route.