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Whtianga Rescue Helicopter News

Posted 22 May 2018 by Gold FM in Emergency Services - Police, Fire, Civil Defence

The Whitianga based rescue helicopter was called to Waihau Bay to assist at a car versus motor bike accident on Sunday afternoon.

Unfortunately, a female motorcyclist in her 50's died at the scene and air transportation wasn't required.

After refuelling at Whakatane the Whitianga crew flew to Te Kaha to airlift a male patient in his 70's suffering a medical condition to Tauranga Hospital.

Yesterday the Whitianga crew flew a male patient in his 50's to Waikato Hospital after he suffered a hip dislocation.