Two teenaged cyclists airlifted | Philips Search and Rescue Trust

Two teenaged cyclists airlifted

The Waikato Westpac Rescue Helicopter was dispatched to Rotorua Hospital at 6 pm this evening to retrieve a 14-year-old Whangarei boy that had seriously injured himself after crashing off his mountain bike earlier today. He was flown to Waikato Hospital under the care of an ICU retrieval team for further assessment and treatment.
At approximately 9:30 pm the Waikato Westpac Rescue Helicopter was dispatched to Raglan where a 14-year-old local boy was seriously injured after crashing into a moving car on a local street. The boy was treated by local Fire Rescue and St John staff before being flown to Waikato Hospital for further treatment.

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