Police have released the name of the motorcyclist killed in a crash near Christchurch.
Emergency services were called to the crash on SH75, Christchurch Akaroa Road, yesterday around 9:40am.
"He was 24-year-old Caleb Lawrence Wilkinson of Christchurch," says police.
"Police offers their sympathies to Mr Wilkinson's friends and family at this difficult time."
The cause of the crash is still under investigation.