9 Aug 2014

Helicopter rescue for injured boy

9:01 pm on 9 August 2014

A teenage boy with leg injuries has been flown to hospital by helicopter after falling from his motorbike in Pongakawa in Bay of Plenty.

The Rotorua-based BayTrust Rescue helicopter was sent to pick up the 13-year-old from a remote motorbike track.

He was flown to Tauranga Hospital.