Police have closed off a Christchurch street after a man was struck by a car this morning.
Officers were called to Four Elms Place, in Parklands, about 8.30am.
A spokesperson said they were in attendance of a serious incident, but could not comment further.
The spokesperson said police would issue a statement shortly.
Several police cars – including unmarked units – are in attendance.
Neighbours outside the cordon said they were unsure what had happened.
One said the street is usually a very quiet area - and "nothing bad happens around here".