On Saturday afternoon the Greenlea Rescue Helicopter was dispatched to a motor vehicle accident near Ohura.
A 61-year-old male was treated at the scene by the onboard Intensive Care Paramedic assisted ambulance staff.
The patient was airlifted to Waikato Hospital in a critical condition.
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