Two injured after car rolls down bank

Emergency services help two people injured after their car rolled 100m down a bank at Heyward Point, near Aramoana, yesterday.

A police spokeswoman said police were alerted to the crash (circled) in Whareakake Rd about 3.50pm yesterday.

Both occupants had made it out of the car themselves, she said.

PHOTO: PETER MCINTOSH
PHOTO: PETER MCINTOSH

Fire and Emergency New Zealand, St John and police were present.

A St John spokesman said one person had serious injuries and the other minor injuries as a result of the crash.

The seriously injured person was taken to Dunedin Hospital by helicopter.

PHOTO: PETER MCINTOSH
PHOTO: PETER MCINTOSH

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