Man injured after vehicle rolls
Driver airlifted from Hope Saddle crash
A 59-year-old Motueka man was airlifted to hospital after his vehicle left the road and rolled on the Hope Saddle south of Nelson yesterday afternoon.
The Nelson Marlborough Rescue Helicopter attended the scene of the crash at about 4pm, where the man was treated for his injuries by St John Ambulance and the helicopter's onboard intensive care paramedic.
The man was then flown to the emergency department at Nelson Hospital for further treatment.
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