Raetihi local suffers medical event | Philips Search and Rescue Trust

Raetihi local suffers medical event

On Tuesday afternoon the Palmerston North Rescue Helicopter was tasked with a mission to Raetihi.

A 76-year old local man from Raetithi was suffering severe chest pain. The man had a history of cardiac events and was treated at the scene by onboard rescue helicopter Intensive Care Paramedic.

He was flown to Whanganui Hospital for further assessment.

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