Police blocked one lane in Stafford St on Monday afternoon following a crash.
An individual suffered severe accidents after coming off their push-bike in Timaru’s essential road about noon on Monday.
A St John spokesperson stated they have been notified of an incident involving a motorcycle at 12.03pm and responded with one ambulance.
“We’ve got handled and transported one affected person in a severe situation to Timaru Hospital,” the spokesperson stated.
Police blocked one lane in Stafford St following the incident on the intersection of Stafford and George streets.
Sergeant Cam McBride, of Timaru, stated police are making enquiries into the incident. The left-hand lane of Stafford St, going north, was closed for a while.
“Enquiries are ongoing, and we aren’t searching for anybody else in relation to the incident,” McBride stated.
The street has now been reopened.