24 Oct 2009

Man seriously injured in fall from bluff

5:46 pm on 24 October 2009

The Westpac Rescue Helicopter is flying to Whataroa, on the South Island's West Coast, to rescue a man who's fallen from a bluff.

St John Ambulance says the man's companion walked for an hour-and-a half to raise the alarm.

It says the man is seriously injured.