Michael Massie, 20, has been sentenced at Christchurch District Court for taking police on a 700km chase across the South Island.

Car flipped in Upper Moutere


A car has flipped in Upper Moutere, three police units are attending the scene, alongside firemen and ambulance officers.

Sergeant David Prentice says the car is upside down on Gardner Valley Road but at this stage they do not know the cause or number of people involved.

“The initial call we got was that a car had rolled and flipped on its roof, there’s no suggestion of another vehicle involved.”