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Surfer winched from Manu Bay, Raglan

The Waikato Westpac Rescue Helicopter was dispatched Manu Bay, Raglan, to retrieve a surfer with a suspected head injury.

The man lost his board while surfing and was body surfing back to shore, when he crashed onto the rocks, sustaining a suspected head injury.

The man was winched from the scene via the NZCT Rescue Winch and was then flown to Waikato Hospital for treatment.

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