Rescue callouts

Last updated 13:49 03/03/2014

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Taranaki Community Rescue Helicopter Trust assignments last week:

Monday, 3:20pm: The helicopter flew to Toko, east of Stratford, where a car and truck had collided head on. One female patient was transported to Taranaki Base Hospital with multiple injuries. 

Wednesday, 2:30am: The crew used night vision goggles at Mokau where a vehicle had rolled. One man was then flown to Taranaki Base Hospital. 

Thursday, 10:20am: The helicopter flew to Awakino where a truck had rolled. The male driver was taken to Waikato Hospital for further treatment.

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