Teen hurt at pool

18:58, Feb 24 2013

A 17-year-old man was flown to hospital after a diving accident at the Rawhitiroa Memorial Pool yesterday afternoon.

St John operations manager Ian May said the man sustained serious leg injuries while diving into the pool about 2pm.

He was treated by St John paramedics at the scene before being flown to Taranaki Base Hospital by the Taranaki Rescue Helicopter.

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