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Teen falls from deck on Motiti Island

The Trustpower TECT Rescue Helicopter was dispatched to Motiti Island this afternoon to provide rapid transport for a 16-year-old male who had fallen from a deck.

As a result of the fall, he was in significant pain and sustained a back injury

He was flown to Tauranga Hospital for treatment.

The rescue helicopter was tasked due to the distance from hospital and the degree of difficulty accessing the island.

Trustpower TECT Rescue Helicopter at Motiti Island

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