Man hurts back in crash

00:46, Jan 22 2014

A man was injured when his vehicle rolled into a paddock near Takaka this morning.

A 49-year-old Dunedin man lost control of his four-wheel-drive vehicle on the road southeast of Takaka at 6.30am, a Nelson Marlborough Rescue Helicopter spokesman said.

The man was treated at the scene for back injuries before being flown to Nelson Hospital in a stable condition.

The man was treated for his injuries and discharged.


The Nelson Mail