Whakatane local suffers serious motorbike fall | Philips Search and Rescue Trust

Whakatane local suffers serious motorbike fall

On Thursday evening the Trustpower TECT Rescue Helicopter was tasked with a hospital transfer from Whakatane Hospital to Middlemore Hospital

The crew transferred a 23-year old local man to Middlemore hospital just after 5pm. The man had fallen from his motorbike and suffered a suspected spinal injury.

He was airlifted to Middlemore for specialist treatment.

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