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Callout to boy suffering allergic reaction

The BayTrust Rescue Helicopter was dispatched just after 10pm on Friday 29 September, for a young boy in Minginui who was suffering an allergic reaction. Due to the weather, the rescue helicopter was unable to locate a suitable and safe landing position at Minginui, so the decision was made to drop the on-board intensive care paramedic at Murupara. The paramedic then travel by road to the boys location.

The boy was then transported by road ambulance to hospital for 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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