Three St John staff members have been injured in a crash however they were not travelling in an ambulance.
A car carrying the trio was working at the Silver Fern Rally in Gore providing paramedic cover at the event.
The accident happened shortly after 3pm on Friday on Puerua Valley Rd.
One person has been airlifted to Dunedin Hospital while the other two patients have been transported to a local medical centre.
It was earlier reported the staff members were travelling in an ambulance.