A police investigation is under way after a woman was
admitted to Palmerston North Hospital with critical,
The 49-year-old was taken to hospital by ambulance from her
Feilding home about 8.30pm.
Manawatu CIB head Detective Senior Sergeant Craig Sheridan
said the police priority was determining how the woman
sustained the injuries.
"At this stage I am not prepared to comment on the extent of
her injuries except to say they are critical and unexplained.
"We will also be speaking to the woman's partner, family, and
friends over the coming days to piece together her movements
prior to her being admitted to hospital."
The woman's home is being examined.
No update is expected before this afternoon.