Woman hit by vehicle on Great Barrier Island
"Woman hit by vehicle on Great Barrier Island"
called at 7:45pm to a crash on private property on Puriri
Road, Great Barrier Island.
A woman in her 60s has been
hit by a ute.
The Westpac Rescue Helicopter responded from
Auckland and has transported the woman to Auckland Hospital
in a critical condition.
Police are investigating the
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