A woman was trapped in a concrete truck south of Christchurch this afternoon after a rental van collided with her.
At 12.55pm, the 52-year-old Christchurch woman was driving on Jones Rd near Rolleston.
Police said that as she approached the intersection of Jones Rd and Dawsons Rd a rental van appears to have failed to stop and the concrete truck collided with the vehicle.
The woman was cut from the truck she was driving, which rolled into a hedge, and taken to hospital with moderate to serious injuries but not life threatening.
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There were three persons in the rental van and the male driver is assisting police with their investigation.
Acting Senior Sergeant Kath Pomfrett told Stuff.co.nz that a group of tourists were travelling in the van.