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Turangi fatal crash survivor returns to Waikato Hospital to thank carers

By: Natalie Akoorie

A young American woman who suffered critical injuries in a crash that killed three students in 2012, has made the pilgrimage back to New Zealand to thank the doctors and nurses who saved her life.

Meg Theriault spent Christmas Day with the Waikato Hospital intensive care nurse who looked after her following the crash, hugged the surgeons who operated on her to stop the bleeding on her brain, and posed for photographs with the rescue helicopter pilots who flew her to hospital.

Read the full story on NZ Herald. 

 

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