ANDY JACKSON / STUFF
One person died in a fatal accident in Sumner, Christchurch, on Friday. (File photo)
One person died after a single vehicle accident in Christchurch.
Emergency services were called in to the accident near Summit Rd in Sumner at about 11:30 am on Friday.
A police spokesman said the person died on the spot.
Drivers were urged to avoid the Summit Rd area.
An investigation into the cause of the accident is under way.
More to come.