Hurt man rescued from rocks

ASHLEIGH STEWART
Last updated 17:41 06/02/2014

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LATEST: An injured fisherman, who was stranded on rocks in Sumner, has been rescued by helicopter.

The Westpac Rescue Helicopter was called to Harris Bay after the fisherman became stuck at about 2.30pm.

"We're going to winch someone off the rocks who has fallen into the water and come up on the rocks," a spokeswoman said.

The man was injured, but it was not yet known how serious his injuries were. 

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