Two rescued from upturned vehicle in Wellington

Two people had to be rescued from a vehicle that landed on its side in water after a crash in Wellington this afternoon.

The Westpac Rescue helicopter was called to the scene at Muritai Road in Eastbourne about 12.45pm after the vehicle failed to take a tight bend and crashed.

Fire and Ambulance crews were at the scene and extricated two people from the vehicle.

One person was flown to Wellington Hospital with moderate injuries.

- APNZ

Get the news delivered straight to your inbox

Receive the day’s news, sport and entertainment in our daily email newsletter

SIGN UP NOW

© Copyright 2016, NZME. Publishing Limited

Assembled by: (static) on production apcf05 at 02 May 2016 04:33:12 Processing Time: 363ms