At 11am the Greenlea Rescue Helicopter was dispatched to the Whakapapa skifield in the Tongariro National Park.
Once at the scene the onboard Intensive Care Paramedic provided aid to a female who had broken her arm whilst skiing.
The 18-year old girl was treated in the medical centre before being transported to Hastings Hospital for further assessment.
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