Person airlifted from track

21:18, Jan 16 2014

One person has been airlifted to Southland Hospital from a hut on the South Coast Track and Hump Ridge Track.

An ambulance communications spokeswoman said one person with minor injuries had been flown to hospital from the Percy Burn hut in southern Fiordland.

A helicopter from Te Anau was deployed to the hut and landed at Southland Hospital about 10pm yesterday.

No further information was available.

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