Emergency transfer after motorbike fall | Philips Search and Rescue Trust

Emergency transfer after motorbike fall

The Trustpower TECT Rescue Helicopter was tasked by Tauranga Hospital on Monday 15 August to transfer a 30-year-old Tauranga man to Waikato Hospital. The man had fallen from his motorbike, receiving head injuries.
Initially, the man presented to Tauranga Hospital staff as moderate, but his condition deteriorated rapidly soon after his arrival due to the nature of his injuries. He was transferred to Waikato Hospital for emergency surgery.

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