A woman has been freed from a car after colliding with a train in South Canterbury this afternoon.
The crash occurred shortly before 2.30pm near Dunsandel.
The female patient has been flown by rescue helicopter to Christchurch Hospital.
A St John Ambulance spokeperson said the woman sustained moderate injuries from the incident.
Emergency services were called to the scene on Frasers Road, between Irvines Road and Main South Road.