On Wednesday 10 March around 3:45pm the TECT Rescue Helicopter and the Waikato Westpac Rescue Helicopter were dispatched to a motor vehicle accident.
A status 2 and a status 3 patient were transported to Tauranga Hospital by road.
The TECT Rescue Helicopter Intensive Care Paramedic performed an RSI on the status 1 patient at the scene. The male in his 50s had sustained multiple serious injuries.
The Waikato Westpac Rescue Helicopter then urgently transported the man to Waikato Hospital, cared for by the onboard Intensive Care Paramedic and doctor.