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Boy injured after fall from dirt bike

The BayTrust Rescue Helicopter was dispatched to Kurutau, on the southwest edge of Lake Taupo at 4.30 pm, Saturday 2 December, to an injured 10-year-old boy.

The boy was riding his dirt bike at an event, when he fell from his bike, fracturing his left femur. He was stablised by the on-site paramedics, before being flown to Rotorua Hospital for further treatment.

Philips Rescue Helicopters, Bay Trust Rotorua BOP Rescue Helicopter, Tuesday 2 May 2017. Photo: Stephen Barker/Barker Photography.©Philips Search & Rescue Trust

 

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