Stunt rider hurt in accident

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The 28-year-old stunt rider who crashed at Whangamata has been flown to Tauranga Hospital by the TrustPower TECT Rescue Helicopter in a stable condition.

A Waihi St John spokesperson said the man suffered a concussion but did not appear to have broken any bones.

The event was due to re-start once the wind dropped.

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