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Two call outs for quad bike accidents

The Waikato Westpac Rescue Helicopter responded to a quad bike rollover, on a farm near Aria, just after 2pm on the 16th December.

A 47 year old male suffered a broken lower leg and a head injury in the incident and was airlifted from the scene to Waikato Hospital for treatment.

Later that evening the Waikato Westpac Rescue Helicopter was dispatched to a quad bike rollover, on a farm near Taumarunui.

A 56 year old male, suffering from abdominal injuries and a head injury was airlifted from the scene, to Waikato Hospital.

 

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