Two airlifted to hospital after crash
Road closed as helicopter lands to help injured
Two people were flown to Taranaki base hospital after a crash on the top of the Strathmore Saddle in East Taranaki today.
The Taranaki Community Rescue Helicopter was called at 10.50 this morning after a car hit a bank on the top of the saddle leaving a woman in her 40s with moderate injuries and a 90yr old male with minor injuries.
Ambulance, fire and police were called to the scene and the road was closed briefly as the helicopter rescue team landed on the road.
- © Fairfax NZ News
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