Motorcyclist critically injured in Rimutaka crash

Last updated 23:20 19/12/2012

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A man is in hospital with critical injuries after his motorcycle crashed on the Featherston side of Rimutaka Hill Rd, north of Wellington, about 8pm this evening.

A Westpac Rescue helicopter took the man to Wellington Hospital.

One lane of State Highway 2 was closed for about two hours after the crash.

No other vehicles were thought to be involved, police said.

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- The Dominion Post

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