Lifeflight from Paekakariki

HelicopterHelicopter lands at crash scene on SH1

The Life Flight Trust helicopter landed on SH1 at Paekakariki after a motor vehicle accident at 0500 this morning.

The Westpac Rescue Helicopter arrived with two Wellington Free Ambulance Paramedics on board and landed on the road near the crash scene.

Local Fire and Ambulance crews were already there and in the process of extricating the woman patient from the vehicle.

She was flown to the Wellington Hospitals Emergency Department with serious injuries.