Emergency callout to Ohingaiti Farm track | Philips Search and Rescue Trust


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Emergency callout to Ohingaiti Farm track

The Palmerston North Rescue Helicopter had an emergency call out on Tuesday 14 November at 12.30 pm, when a farmer had fallen from his quad bike while crossing a farm track in Ohingaiti.

The 75-year-old male suffered suspected broken ribs and tears to the skin on his arms. Due to the nature of his injuries, he was unable to be recovered by quad bike to the farmhouse.  He was stablised at the scene before being flown to Palmerston North Hospital for treatment.

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