Teenager in critical condition following crash in Whanganui
"Teenager in critical condition following crash in
Attributable to Inspector Brett Calkin, Central
District Police Road Policing Manager:
A 16-year-old boy
has been transferred to Wellington Hospital in a critical
condition following a single-vehicle crash in Whanganui this
The vehicle hit a power pole around 8am on the
corner of Anzac Pde and Rangitikei St.
The boy was taken
to Whanganui Hospital in critical condition and has this
evening been transferred to Wellington Hospital.
the sole occupant of the vehicle and was not wearing a
It's a sobering reminder of the consequences of
not buckling up.
It takes just a couple of seconds, yet it
drastically reduces your chances of serious injury in a
The Serious Crash Unit continues to
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