Motorcyclist crashes in ditch
A man has been flown to hospital after crashing his motorcycle into a ditch near Akaroa this evening.
A police spokesman said the crash happened on the Christchurch Akaroa Rd, just north of Akaroa, shortly before 6pm.
A male motorcyclist had reportedly crashed into a ditch. No other vehicles were believed to be involved.
A St John spokeswoman said the man had been flown to Christchurch Hospital by a rescue helicopter.
No details on the man's injuries were available tonight.