Kawerau man airlifted | Philips Search and Rescue Trust

Kawerau man airlifted

The Waikato Westpac Rescue Helicopter was dispatched to Kawerau today at 11am to retrieve a 54yr old man who suffered serious burns to his body.

He was treated at the scene by Fire and Emergency NZ and St John staff before being flown to Waikato Hospital for further treatment. Another person at the scene was also burned but taken by road ambulance to Whakatane hospital.


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