At 9.10 am Sunday morning the Palmerston North Rescue Helicopter was tasked to Ohakune for a medical event.
The crew picked up a medically unwell 27-year-old female who was suffering from constant seizures.
She was overseen by onboard Intensive Care Paramedic – Dewet Pienaar whilst being airlifted to Whanganui Hospital.
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