Boy injured after fall from dirt bike | Philips Search and Rescue Trust

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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