Man arrested after Jenner Rd incident


A Nelson man is being charged with Wounding with Reckless Disregard following last Thursday’s incident on Jenner Rd.

The 24-year-old was arrested yesterday afternoon and is due to appear in the Nelson District Court next Monday.

Police received a report of a crash along Jenner Road at 10.30pm on Thursday night and shortly after were called to Nelson Hospital where a woman was being treated for serious injuries.

The woman has since been removed from intensive care and is recovering from the incident.

Jenner Rd has since been reopened and Police are not looking for anyone else in connection with the incident.