Desert road crash

Photo / File
Photo / File

One person has been airlifted to Rotorua Hospital after a car rolled on the Desert Rd tonight.

There were four people in the car when it rolled near Three Sisters about 6.30pm, a St John Ambulance spokesman said.

"One patient is in a serious condition and three had minor injuries,'' he said.

The most seriously-injured patient was being transported by Greenlea Rescue Helicopter from Taupo.


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