Lowe Corporation Rescue Helicopter - 28/2/14
The Lowe Corporation Rescue Helicopter was involved
in a recent
Corporation Rescue Helicopter was responded to a 56 year old
female tourist from Finland with chest injuries from a car
accident on SH2, south of Takapau. The female was the
passenger in the car that collided with a motorhome. The
rescue helicopter crew airlifted the female and male driver
of the car (as a precaution) to Hawke's Bay Regional
Hospital for further
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