Car crash victim in stable condition

A man remains in Palmerston North Hospital’s intensive care unit in a critical but stable condition after a two-car crash near Ohakea Airbase.

The crash happened about 6.20pm Friday at the intersection of Tangimoana Rd and Campion Rd, 30km north of Palmerston North and 11km west of Ohakea.

Firefighters removed four other injured people from the vehicles and the man’s car roof before he was taken by helicopter to Palmerston North Hospital.

Manawatu Standard