The Palmerston North Rescue Helicopter was dispatched, at approximately 9am on Wednesday, to Oringi SH2 where two trucks had collided.
A driver of one truck was treated at the scene by the onboard intensive care paramedic before being airlifted to Palmerston North Hospital for treatment.
Later in the day the Palmerston North Rescue Helicopter was again dispatched this time to Raetihi. The patient was a woman who was injured while tending to stock on her property.
She was treated by the onboard intensive care paramedic before being airlifted to Whanganui Hospital for treatment.
Photo 1 – on the scene of two truck crash, Oringi
Photo 2 – on the scene in Raetihi