Man burns face in lawnmower accident on Waiheke Island

The man suffered a medical event while mowing his lawns. Photo / 123RF
The man suffered a medical event while mowing his lawns. Photo / 123RF

A man suffered burns to five per cent of his face after collapsing onto his lawnmower.

The man, aged in his 50s, suffered a medical event while mowing his lawns in Onetangi on Waiheke island.

The Auckland Westpac Rescue Helicopter flew the man to Auckland City Hospital in a serious condition.

- NZ Herald

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