Injured Horse Rider | Philips Search and Rescue Trust

Injured Horse Rider

At 11:30am on Sunday 23rd February, the Waikato Westpac Rescue Helicopter was dispatched to an injured horse rider on an isolated farm near Marokopa, South West of Hamilton.

A 52-year-old Auckland woman was taking part in an organised cross country horse endurance ride when she came off her horse and severely injured herself.

She was flown to Waikato Hospital for immediate medical attention.


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