2 year-old child suffers from seizure | Philips Search and Rescue Trust

2 year-old child suffers from seizure

On Wednesday afternoon the Palmerston North Rescue Helicopter was dispatched to Otaiki for a 2-year-old child who had suffered a prolonged seizure.

The child was attended to prior to our arrival by St John crew and was then treated by onboard Intensive Care Paramedic, Dewet at the scene. The Local Fire and Emergency New Zealand crew set up a landing zone for the Palmerston North Rescue Helicopter at the Otaki domain.

The crew was able to transport the child and his mother to Palmerston North Hospital for immediate medical attention.

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