4-year-old airlifted after fall | Philips Search and Rescue Trust

4-year-old airlifted after fall

The BayTrust Rescue Helicopter was dispatched to the Okahu Valley, near Ruatahuna approximately 80km east of Rotorua at 5 pm Monday 29 January, to a 4-year-old boy who had received a badly broken arm as a result of a fall.
The young boy was driven to a local Church, which provided a suitable site for the rescue helicopter to land. He was treated by a St John Advanced Paramedic, before being airlifted, accompanied by his mother to Rotorua Hospital for further treatment.

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