St John Ambulance attend to the driver of one of the cars involved in Tuesday night's crash.

Another crash on highway


A head-on car crash on the Appleby Highway left two people injured on Tuesday night.

The two cars collided on the Appleby Highway at the intersection of McShane and Pugh roads at 5.15pm. St John Ambulance treated two people at the scene before taking a male and female Nelson Hospital with minor injuries.

Police placed traffic controls in place while the two vehicles were towed from the crash site.

It was the second crash on the highway in two days after two cars collided near the Maisey’s Rd intersection on Monday morning.