Drivers are being warned to expect delays in the Canterbury area following a train and car crash this morning.
Emergency services were called to the scene at Reilly Rd just after 6am.
"Drivers should expect delays on Temuka-Orari Highway (SH1) at Winchester, Timaru this morning after a collision involving a train and a car," says police.
"Local diversions are in place. Drivers are asked to be patient while the scene is cleared."
There were no injuries reported.