Injured tramper rescued from Thompson’s Track | Philips Search and Rescue Trust

Injured tramper rescued from Thompson’s Track

The Waikato Westpac Rescue Helicopter was dispatched to Thompson’s Track in the Kaimai Ranges, on Thursday 13 October, to a young woman who suffered a possible dislocated shoulder after a fall while trekking.
The woman was trekking with a large group when the injury occurred. Fortunately, the group was in an area that allowed clear access for the rescue helicopter. She was flown to Waikato Hospital for treatment.
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