Man injured on Hakarimata Summit Track | Philips Search and Rescue Trust


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Man injured on Hakarimata Summit Track

A Philips Search and Rescue Helicopter was dispatched on Thursday 1 June to the Hakarimata Summit Track, to a man in his 40’s who had injured himself in a fall and was unable to walk.

Utilising the Tauranga based Trustpower TECT Rescue Helicopter, which was working from the Waikato base, they were able to land on the summit helipad and airlifted the injured man to Hamilton for treatment.

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