Man airlifted after fall

07:56, Feb 08 2013

A 64-year-old man who fell in the Urewera National Park has been airlifted to Rotorua Hospital with suspected spinal injuried.

The BayTrust Rescue Helicopter was sent to the town of Ruatahuna, within the national park, to assist the man.

Once stabilised he was transferred to hospital and is now in a comfortable condition.

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