Helicopter crash injuries
Waiouru: A helicopter with five people on board crashed just before 9am yesterday at Ngamatea Station between Waiouru and the Kaweka Range.
Three rescue helicopters from Hawke’s Bay, Palmerston North and Taupo picked up five people and took them to hospital.
One male, in his 40s, was in a critical condition in Hawke’s Bay Hospital. One male, in his 40s, was in a serious but stable condition.