Injured hiker extracted from Mt Pirongia | Philips Search and Rescue Trust

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Injured hiker extracted from Mt Pirongia

On Sunday morning the Waikato Westpac Rescue Helicopter was dispatched to Mt. Pirongia for the extraction of a hiker.

The extensive fog lifted and the team headed off to Mt Pirongia by for a mission to extract an injured hiker from the summit of Mt Pirongia.

This mission was conducted with the Search and Rescue team who had been dropped in on Saturday night just as the weather close in.

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