Knocking knees get the chopper

02:31, Feb 03 2013

The Taranaki Community Rescue Helicopter is headed to Mt Taranaki with Search and Rescue personnel on board to airlift an injured tramper to safety, police say.

The 70-year-old man's knees gave out on him as he was decending from the summit, says Sergeant Ross Wright.

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