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Emergency services were called to the scene on Monday between Old Sumner Littleton and Evans Pass Roads on Summer Road. (File photo)
One person was killed and two others were injured in a collision between two vehicles in Christchurch last night.
Emergency services were called to the scene of the collision on Sumner Road between Old Sumner Littleton and Evans Pass roads near Littleton around 11pm on Monday.
A police spokesman said one person was found dead at the scene and two others suffered moderate to serious injuries.
The Ceres crash unit has been notified and the cause of the crash is being investigated.
He said the road was closed after the accident but was open until 6am.