7 May 2015

Family following as man crashes motorcycle

6:33 pm on 7 May 2015

Police say family members of a man critically injured in a motorcycle crash in Opotiki this afternoon were travelling behind him at the time.

They said the man lost control of his bike and rode into a culvert on State Highway 2 and Waioeka Road.

The 74-year-old man was airlifted to hospital.