Waipahi: Light aircraft crash
Waipahi near Gore.
Wednesday, 5 March 2014 -
At 1521hrs on Wednesday 5th March 2014
Police received a call from a member of public advising they
had seen a plume of smoke after a micro-light aircraft had
crashed due to a forced landing near Waipahi Highway between
Pukerau and Gore. Emergency services are at the scene. The
sole occupant is out of the aircraft with minor injuries and
being treated by ambulance at the scene. No other person has
been injured or property damaged as a result of this crash.
CAA have been advised and will be
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