Opotiki Car Crash | Philips Search and Rescue Trust

Opotiki Car Crash

The BayTrust Rescue Helicopter was dispatched to Opotiki at 10.30pm on Tuesday 26 July to attend a single vehicle car accident.
Local emergency services prepared a landing site for the helicopter as this mission was undertaken with the use of Night Vision Goggles.
Due the the condition of the 19-year-old male, a specialist Paramedic was transported to the scene to stabilise the man. He was then transported to Tauranga hospital for further treatment.
BayTrust Rescue Helicopter (2) - Credit Betty Shepherd

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