Pillion passenger injured by falling rock - Marlborough
"Pillion passenger injured by falling rock -
A pillion passenger on a motorcycle
has escaped serious injury after being hit by a rock on
State Highway 1 near Weld Pass in Marlborough
Emergency services were notified of the incident
just after midday.
Enquiries into the circumstances are
ongoing but at this stage it appears that the rock had
fallen from a hill above the road.
The pillion passenger
is reported to have suffered a broken leg.
The rider of
the motorcycle was
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