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

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