Boy injured after 2 metre fall | Philips Search and Rescue Trust

Boy injured after 2 metre fall

The Waikato Westpac Rescue Helicopter was dispatched to Taumarunui on Friday 22 December, to an 11-year-old who had sustained injuries after falling approximately 2 metres.

The boy had attempted to break his fall and subsequently fractured both wrists and sustained further injuries to his face and lower back.  Accompanied by his mother, he was flown to Waikato Hospital for treatment.

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