The Palmerston North Rescue Helicopter attended a motor vehicle accident on Makomako Road, Levin.
A man in his 20’s was riding his motorcycle when he collided head-on into a car. The rider of the motorcycle received extensive injuries and was initially treated at the scene by St John Ambulance crews.
He was transported a short distance to the helipad at the Horowhenua Health Centre where he was stabilised and placed on a ventilator by the onboard Intensive Care Paramedic.
The man was immediately airlifted to Wellington Hospitals Emergency Department for further medical attention.