Crew tasked by Ambulance to Awhitu for a male patient suffering a stroke. Crew landed in a paddock and shut down. They flew the patient (and his wife) to Middlemore Hospital in a serious condition.
Crew tasked by Ambulance to a male patient in his 20s who had ridden off on a quad bike allegedly in an intoxicated state in Port Waikato. The patient was located by Police Eagle in the sand dunes, unconscious. The patient was assessed by the ARHT crew as being in a minor condition, and he was taken home by ground crews.
To Donate towards Auckland Westpac rescue helicopter: https://rescuehelicopter.org.nz/help-us-save-a-life