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Farm worker injured in Pauatahuni

Farm worker injured in Pauatahuni

At 3:30 this afternoon The life Flight Trust responded to Pauatahuni  to a farming accident.

Life Flight responded in the Westpac Rescue Helicopter with a Wellington Free Ambulance Paramedic on board.

The Helicopter landed in a paddock next to the accident location.

The male patient in his 60’s was flown to the Wellington Hospitals Emergency department with serious  injuries.

The Life Flight Trust is a charity providing air rescue and air ambulance services. It operates the Wellington based Westpac Rescue Helicopter and a nationwide air ambulance service. It relies on support from the public and sponsorship from partners such as Westpac to provide these services. Further information can be obtained from www.lifeflight.org.nz

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