Injured woman found floating down Whanganui River

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A woman has been taken to hospital after being found floating down the Whanganui River in Taumarunui.

Ambulance crews were called to Cherry Grove Road around 8pm last night.

An off-duty firefighter found the woman in her 20s in the river - she had been assaulted.

St John spokesman Norm Ngatai said she has been taken to Taumarunui Hospital in a serious condition.

- Newstalk ZB

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