Two helicopters dispatched to motor vehicle accident | Philips Search and Rescue Trust

Two helicopters dispatched to motor vehicle accident

The Rotorua-based BayTrust Rescue Helicopter and the Taupo-based Greenlea Rescue Helicopter were both dispatched at 6.45am on Monday 1 August to a motor vehicle accident.
 Two vehicles had collided at an intersection by the Motorsport park on Boardlands Road, Taupo. Police closed the road to allow for both helicopters to land.
The BayTrust Rescue Helicopter transported a 54-year-old man to Rotorua Hospital with suspected spinal injuries and the Greenlea Rescue Helicopter transported a second patient to Waikato Hospital.
BayTrust Rescue Helicopter (2) - Credit Betty ShepherdDSC_4575

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