Car plunges off bank | Philips Search and Rescue Trust

Car plunges off bank

On Tuesday 3 August the Waikato Westpac Rescue Helicopter was dispatched just north of Amodeo Bay to a car that had plunged off a bend dropping approximately 15m onto rocks on the coastal road at Torehina point.

Luckily the driver managed to get help hours after the accident occurred. The Waikato Westpac Rescue Helicopter flew the driver to Waikato Hospital in a serious condition and another rescue helicopter from Auckland transported the passenger to Waikato Hospital.

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