Bay of Plenty man stabbed in leg

File photo / NZ Herald
File photo / NZ Herald

A man has been taken to hospital after being stabbed in the Bay of Plenty.

The Bay Trust Rescue Helicopter was sent to Murupara at midday today.

A 31-year-old had been stabbed in the leg.

Doctors at the Murupara Medical Centre managed to stabilise him until the helicopter arrived.

The man was taken in a serious condition to Waikato Hospital and immediately into theatre.

- Newstalk ZB

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