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Status Updates re Helicopter accident in Hawke’s Bay ranges


Hawke’s Bay District Health Board can confirm three people from a helicopter accident in the Hawke’s Bay ranges today have been airlifted by rescue helicopter services to Hawke’s Bay Hospital.

Two men, both in their 40’s, are in a critical condition.

One male, in his 30’s, is in a serious condition.

Two other men were assessed by St John upon arrival at Bridge Pa airport by rescue helicopter and did not require hospital treatment.

No further information can be provided at this time.

Another status update will be provided at 4:30pm.


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