Forestry worker seriously injured

By Imran Ali


A rescue is underway for a Northland forestry worker who suffered serious injuries this afternoon.


Emergency services were called to Broadwood, 48km south east of Kaitaia, about 2.45pm today and a Northland Electricity Rescue helicopter is at the site to winch the patient for transportation to the Whangarei Base Hospital.


The worker suffered serious injuries to his leg.

- Northern Advocate

© Copyright 2015, NZME. Publishing Limited

Assembled by: (static) on production apcf03 at 05 May 2015 05:06:16 Processing Time: 601ms