Teen rugby player airlifted to hospital

FILE
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A 15-year-old boy was airlifted to hospital yesterday after suffering spinal injuries playing rugby.

Taupo's Greenlea Rescue Helicopter was called to Murupara around 11am.

The boy was treated at the scene by St John paramedics before being flown to Rotorua Hospital for further treatment.

- Rotorua Daily Post

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