The Palmerston North Rescue Helicopter was dispatched on Wednesday 2 November, to a property near Ngamahanga, on the Napier Taihape Road, to a 70-year-old man with a medical emergency.
The man was stabilised by the on board St John paramedic before being airlifted to Hastings Hospital in a stable condition.
Later in the evening the rescue helicopter was tasked to a motor vehicle accident on State Highway 1, just south of Levin. The driver of the car, a 60-year-old woman had to be extracted from the car by the Levin Fire brigade.
The woman was stabilised by St John paramedics before being airlifted to Palmerston North.