Crash victim flown to hospital

02:20, Feb 21 2013

One person has been flown to Dunedin Hospital after a single car crash near Waikaia.

A St John spokeswoman said the patient was flown by helicopter and was in a serious condition.

A helicopter was dispatched to the scene after emergency services were called just after noon.

The car went off the road and down a bank, she said.

The person was the only occupant in the vehicle.

No further details were available.

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