Young boy seriously injured in pushbike accident

File photo / Thinkstock
File photo / Thinkstock

A young boy has been flown to hospital with head injuries after a holiday pushbike accident on the Coromandel Peninsula.

The seven-year-old fell from his bike in Waihi Beach late last night.

The Auckland Westpac Rescue Helicopter was sent to retrieve him about 8.20pm.

He was flown to Tauranga Hospital in a serious condition.

- APNZ

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