Rush-hour crash on Kilmore-Manchester corner

Last updated 17:23 24/03/2014
Kilmore-Manchester St crash
Daniel Tobin

CRASH: Two cars have been damaged at the corner of Kilmore and Manchester streets.

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Motorists heading north out of central Christchurch could face delays after a two-car crash this evening.

Emergency services were alerted to the crash at the intersection of Kilmore and Manchester streets just before 5pm today.

A St John spokesman said two people were being treated by paramedics, but the extent of their injuries was not yet known.

A police spokesman said traffic was flowing following the "t-bone" crash, but some delays were possible while the crash site was cleared.

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