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Father and son airlifted to hospital after Athenree Gorge incident last Friday

Father and son airlifted to hospital after Athenree Gorge incident last Friday

Posted April 06, 2021
Emergency Services

State Highway 2 was closed for several hours last Friday. Emergency services assisting at the Athenree Gorge scene of a head on motor vehicle accident included the TECT Rescue Helicopter.

The onboard Intensive Care Paramedic assessed and cared for a 46 year old male and his 7 year old son.

The TECT Rescue Helicopter transported both to Tauranga Hospital for treatment.

Photo: Phillips Rescue Trust