Woman critically injured in weekend crash
A woman is in critical condition following a crash in the weekend.
In the early hours of Saturday, the Tauranga-based TECT Rescue Helicopter was dispatched to the East Coast town of Ruatoria, where a single vehicle with five occupants rolled several time.
Many rescue helicopters were sent to the scene around 2am, says a spokesperson for the rescue helicopter..
"The TECT Rescue Helicopter treated and flew a woman in her early 20s to Waikato hospital.
"She suffered multiple injuries, including head, chest and pelvis, her condition was critical."
Police are investigating the cause of the crash.