Skier takes a serious fall | Philips Search and Rescue Trust

Skier takes a serious fall

The Palmerston North Rescue Helicopter was tasked with a mission to Turoa Ski Field just after 3pm on Sunday afternoon.

A female skier in her 20’s was out on the mountain when she took a serve fall and landed on her head. She was in and out of consciousness and needed to be transported immediately.

The Palmerston North Rescue Helicopter transferred the woman from Turoa Ski Field to Palmerston North Hospital in serious condition.

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