Man crashes outside hospital


A man is now in a serious condition after crashing his car just in front of Nelson Hospital.

The crash occurred at 3:28am this morning along Waimea Rd after the male driver drove into the back of a parked car and hit the wall nearby.

Police say the Serious Crash Scene unit were on site and investigations into the cause of the crash are underway.

The driver is now a status 3 and receiving treatment in hospital.