A woman was transported to hospital early on Thursday morning after being assaulted at or close to her home. (File photo)
A woman has been left in a serious condition after she was assaulted at or close to her home in Christchurch.
Police received reports of the assault in Spreydon at 2.10am on Thursday, a spokesman said.
The woman appeared to have been assaulted “on or near the driveway of her home”, he said.
St John also responded and transported the woman to hospital in a serious condition.
The police spokesman said it was unclear whether the incident was family harm related or what the nature of the woman’s injuries were.
No arrests have been made and police inquiries were ongoing, he said.