Man hospitalised after fall from roof

An Auckland Westpac Rescue Helicopter spokeswoman said the man was not knocked out and suffered an isolated injury. File photo
An Auckland Westpac Rescue Helicopter spokeswoman said the man was not knocked out and suffered an isolated injury. File photo

A 63-year-old Whitianga man was flown to Waikato Hospital yesterday after he fell through a roof.

The man fell 2m through the roof and into a safety net, hitting his leg on a rafter as he fell.

His condition was initially considered serious but later downgraded.

- NZ Herald

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