Water rescue for man trapped on top of car in Manawatū
Source: https://www.stuff.co.nz/news/113328253/-

2019-06-11 11:21:01

A man has been moved to safety after becoming trapped on the top of a car in a waterway in Manawatū.

Police were called to a water rescue near the northern end of Kimbolton Rd in Feilding about 4.50pm on Friday. The rescue was near Ruawai Rd, near where the Kiwitea Stream meets the Ōroua River.

A police spokesman said a four-wheel-drive vehicle was in the river, with water up to the bonnet, and the man was on the roof of the vehicle.

A spokesman said he was moved to safety at 6.25pm.

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