The Nelson Marlborough Rescue Helicopter picked up one patient from the beach at Anchorage, in the Abel Tasman National Park. (File photo)The Nelson Marlborough Rescue Helicopter was called out to two rescues in the space of an hour on Sunday afternoon. Rescue Helicopter pilot Dion Edgar said the first callout was at 1pm, at the Anchorage campsite in Abel Tasman National Park. After being picked up at the beach at Anchorage, he was transported back to Nelson Hospital for treatment. Edgar said a woman was transported to Nelson Hospital after injuring her back, ribs, and pelvis.
Source: Stuff February 23, 2020 20:26 UTC