Forestry worker injured, flown to hospital

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A man's been taken to Wellington Hospital's emergency department after seriously injuring his leg while felling a tree.

The Life Flight Trust responded to the incident at 1:30pm and a Westpac Rescue Helicopter was sent to treat the man.

The forestry worker, in his 50's, was in Totara Forrest Park at the time.

- Newstalk ZB

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