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Motorbike injury results in airlift

The Palmerston North Rescue Helicopter was dispatched to a rural Tararua property near Eketahuna, on Sunday 2 October, where a local girl had suffered injuries, after falling off her motorbike.
The helicopter was used due to a combination of the remote location and nature of the injuries sustained.
The St John Ambulance on-board Intensive Care Paramedic stabilised the patient at the scene before she was airlifted to Palmerston North Hospital for further treatment.
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