Pair seriously injured in motorcycle crash
Two people are in a serious condition in hospital after their motorcycle collided with another bike.
Three people were taken to Christchurch Hospital after two motorcycles collided on State Highway 75 about 4.50pm yesterday, a St John Ambulance spokesman said.
The crash happened near the intersection with Kaituna Valley Rd, between Birdlings Flat and Motukarara.
A Canterbury District Health Board spokesman said a man and woman - the driver and passenger of one of the motorcycles - were both in a serious condition in hospital this morning.
There was no update available on the third person.