A helicopter crashed onto a golf course in Windwhistle, Selwyn District, Canterbury, injuring three persons seriously.
There were four passengers in total, with the other person sustaining moderate injuries.
Police were called to the golf course at Windwhistle just after 3pm.
St John’s Ambulance say all four people have been taken to Christchurch Hospital.
The three people with serious injuries were taken by helicopter.
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