[UPDATE 4pm: the road has reopened to traffic]
Transport for Christchurch has advised that Sawyers Arms Road between Gardiners Rd & Oldwood St is closed due to a crash. From the picture it appears that power lines have been damaged. Look for an alternative route if you’re traveling in the area and be aware of changed traffic conditions. Follow Transport for Christchurch for updates.
SAWYERS ARMS RD – CRASH – ROAD CLOSED – FRI 9 JUL 2 PM
Sawyers Arms Rd is currently CLOSED between Gardiners Rd and Oldwood St due to a crash. Motorists are advised to use an alternative route at this time. ^JP