Four people, including two American tourists, were taken to
hospital after a double-cab utility crashed on State Highway
8 south of Omarama about 3pm yesterday.
The utility was was being driven from Wanaka towards Omarama
by a Geraldine woman with her husband in the front passenger
He sustained suspected neck injuries and was flown by the
Otago Regional Rescue Helicopter to Dunedin Hospital,
accompanied by his wife, for a check-up.
The two American tourists, who were staying with the
Geraldine couple, were taken by ambulance to Oamaru Hospital