Press Release – Life Flight Trust
The Westpac rescue helicopter was sent to a farming accident in Pauatahuni this afternoon.
The helicopter landed in a paddock next to the accident location.
A man in his 60s was flown to the Wellington Hospital’s Emergency department with serious injuries.
The Life Flight Trust is a charity providing air rescue and air ambulance services. It operates the Wellington based Westpac Rescue Helicopter and a nationwide air ambulance service. It relies on support from the public and sponsorship from partners such as Westpac to provide these services. Further information can be obtained from www.lifeflight.org.nz