Motorcyclist airlifted out

Last updated 21:09 10/11/2012

Relevant offers

A middle-aged man was airlifted to Palmerston North Hospital after suffering serious injuries when his road bike slid out on a corner on State Highway 1 between Taihape and Waiouru.

Local ambulance and fire services attended the scene about 10am Saturday, and there was a short delay for traffic to allow the helicopter to land on the road and retrieve the patient at around midday.

Ad Feedback

- © Fairfax NZ News

Special offers
Opinion poll

Do you agree with increased oil exploration?

Yes, we need to find out what resources are there

No, it's too risky. Leave the sites alone.

Vote Result

Featured Promotions

Sponsored Content