Te Kauwhata child run over in driveway | Philips Search and Rescue Trust

Te Kauwhata child run over in driveway

The Waikato Westpac Rescue Helicopter was dispatched Te Kauwhata this afternoon to retrieve a 5-year-old boy who was run over in his driveway. It is believed the driver was unaware the child was running alongside the car while holding on to the rear door handle, when he tripped. Accompanied by his mother, the boy was flown to Starship Hospital with chest and suspected C-Spine injuries.


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