Driver injured in Dashwood crash

03:55, Sep 03 2014
crash in the Dashwood Pass
ON THE SCENE: Emergency services workers attend the scene of a crash in the Dashwood Pass, north of Seddon, on Wednesday morning.

A 49-year-old man from Christchurch is in critical condition after a ute he was driving went down a bank in the Dashwood Pass, north of Seddon.

No other car was involved in the Marlborough crash which happened at about 8am this morning.

Sergeant Julian Lewis said he believed the driver had suffered cuts to the head.

The injured driver was flown to Wellington Hospital by Nelson Marlborough Rescue Helicopter.

The police's serious crash investigation team is investigating the cause of the crash.


The Marlborough Express