Pedestrian injured after car hits bus in Christchurch

Emergency services were called at 7.20pm to the Barrington St and Lincoln Rd intersection where a woman was hit by a vehicle in a median strip in the middle of the road. Photo / File
Emergency services were called at 7.20pm to the Barrington St and Lincoln Rd intersection where a woman was hit by a vehicle in a median strip in the middle of the road. Photo / File

A pedestrian has moderate injuries after a car collided with a bus in Christchurch while crossing the road.

Emergency services were called at 7.20pm to the Barrington St and Lincoln Rd intersection where a woman was hit by a vehicle in a median strip in the middle of the road.

"Unfortunately a pedestrian was caught up in the middle of it and suffered moderate injuries," Canterbury district command centre senior sergeant Chris Scott said.

The woman was taken to Christchurch hospital.

Police were investigating the crash.

- NZ Herald

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