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Man suffers hunting injury

The Trustpower TECT Rescue Helicopter was dispatched, at 9.30am on 22 September, to a remote river valley east of Omaio.

A 65 year old local man had fallen from his horse while out on an early morning hunt.  The man received serious chest injuries as a result of the fall.

He was stabilised at the scene by medics before being flown Tauranga Hospital in a serious condition.

 

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