Waihopai Valley crash

18:14, Feb 16 2014

Two men were injured when the car they were in crashed near the Waihopai spy base last night.

The men had been visiting a Waihopai Valley swimming hole and were returning to Blenheim when the car left the road.

The Nelson Marlborough Rescue Helicopter was called to the accident about 9pm.

The 20-year-old passenger was airlifted to Wairau Hospital with back injuries. 

The driver of the car was treated by ambulance staff at the scene and driven to hospital for further assessment.




The Marlborough Express