21 Jan 2015

Driver airlifted after truck crash

8:01 pm on 21 January 2015

A truck driver trapped in his crashed vehicle has been airlifted to Palmerston North Hospital after being cut out of the truck by the Fire Service.

The crash happened on State Highway One at Ohingaiti, north of Hunterville.

The Fielding man suffered multiple injuries after his truck collided with trees lining the Rangatira Golf Course.

He was now in a stable condition in hospital after being flown there by a rescue helicopter.