Bike Park Injury | Philips Search and Rescue Trust

Bike Park Injury

The Palmerston North Rescue Helicopter was dispatched to Arapuke Mountain Bike Park in the Tararua Ranges behind Linton at around 5.45pm on 26 August.

A man had fallen from his bike sustaining a serious injury to his leg.

The man was initially provided first aid by a group of his friends. Once the helicopter located the injured man the Onboard Intensive Care Paramedic was able to stabilise his injury before he was airlifted to the Palmerston North Hospital for further treatment.


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