Motocross incident – Matata Straights, Whakatane | Philips Search and Rescue Trust

Motocross incident – Matata Straights, Whakatane

On Saturday the 30th of March the Waikato Westpac Rescue Helicopter was dispatched to Matata Straights, Whakatane just after 1.30pm.

A 65-year-old man was going over a jump on this motocross bike when he lost control and came off his bike. He suffered from chest and abdominal injuries and injured his lower leg.

He was transported to Waikato Hospital in serious condition.


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