Crash victim stable

02:13, Feb 19 2014

A 20-year-old man is still in hospital after the car he was in crashed near the Waihopai Valley spy base on Sunday.

The man was flown to Wairau Hospital, in Blenheim, with back injuries.

A hospital spokeswoman said yesterday he was in a stable condition. A 19-year-old man driving the car was also taken to Wairau Hospital but was discharged on Monday.

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