Woman seriously injured in motor vehicle accident | Philips Search and Rescue Trust

Woman seriously injured in motor vehicle accident

The Rotorua based BayTrust Rescue Helicopter was dispatched on Monday 5 February at 6 pm to assist the Taupo based Greenlea Rescue Helicopter at the motor vehicle accident at the turnoff from Poihipi Rd and Whangamata Rd. A car with two occupants ran off the road into a ditch.

The BayTrust Rescue Helicopter airlifted a 24-year-old female to Waikato Hospital with a serious spinal injury.

Philips Rescue Helicopters, Bay Trust Rotorua BOP Rescue Helicopter, Tuesday 2 May 2017. Photo: Stephen Barker/Barker Photography.©Philips Search & Rescue Trust

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