The Palmerston North Rescue Helicopter along with the Lifeflight Rescue Helicopter from Wellington were dispatched to Greytown short;y after 12pm.
A motor vehicle accident had taken place in Greytown. The driver and passenger, a husband and wife, both sustained serious injuries and were airlifted to Wellington Hospital immediately.
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