Source: New Zealand Police
Diversions are in place following a two-vehicle crash in Appleby, Tasman District.
It happened just after 4pm on the Appleby Highway, at the intersection with Swamp Road.
Indications are that there are injuries involved, and some power lines are down.
Traffic is being diverted down Lower Queen Street. Motorists are asked to avoid the area if possible.
Issued by the Police Media Centre