A medical student struck by a petrol tanker in Dunedin
earlier this month is in a stable condition.
A spokeswoman for Middlemore Hospital said yesterday Vrushali
Ramakrishna Savant (25) was ‘‘more comfortable'' than she was
on Saturday but she remained in the hospital's intensive care
Miss Savant sustained life-threatening injuries on the corner
of Frederick and Castle Sts, where she was walking at 8.25am
on January 10.
She was transferred to the Middlemore Hospital ICU last