17 Jun 2012

Two rescued after gyrocopter crash

5:06 pm on 17 June 2012

Two people have been rescued following a gyrocopter crash in Tauranga Harbour.

The crash happened near the entrance to the harbour, by Matakana Island at about 4.50pm on Sunday.

The two men onboard were rescued by boaties.

One of them had to be taken to Tauranga Hospital.