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Man injured while fishing

The Trustpower TECT Rescue Helicopter was dispatched Waihau Bay, just after 11am on Monday 23 October, for a 36-year-old man who was injured while fishing.

The man had been fishing off rocks, when he slipped, breaking his lower leg.

He was stablised at the scene by paramedics before being flown to Tauranga hospital for treatment.

 

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