NZ police are responding to serious crash atvercargill

Police and ambulance attended a serious crash in Southland tonight on Watt Road, Otatara.

A motorbike collided with a power pole and the rider sustained critical injuries.

The crash occurred at about 10pm and the Serious Crash Unit are completing a scene examination.

Motorists are asked to avoid the area.

/NZ Police Public Release. View in full here.