Woman rescued from Mt Tauhara

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BayTrust Rescue Helicopter. PHOTO/FILE
BayTrust Rescue Helicopter. PHOTO/FILE

A woman has been airlifted off Taupo's Mt Tauhara after injuring her ankle.

The 58-year-old was flown to Taupo Hospital's emergency department with a minor injury.

A St John Ambulance spokeswoman said because of the location and the lack of access by road, the Rotorua-based BayTrust Rescue Helicopter was used to transport the woman to hospital.

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