The Greenlea Rescue Helicopter was dispatched to an all-terrain vehicle that rolled off a ridge in the vicinity of Taumarunui on Friday around 9:45am.
The onboard Intensive Care Paramedic treated the male patient at the scene before a winch extraction, where they were airlifted to Waikato Hospital in a stable condition.
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