Helicopter Rushed to Waikanae Boy After Motorbike AccidentDecember 5th 2009
A 4yr old boy from Waikanae had been riding with his older brother on their 50cc motorbike when they crashed.
The bike fell on the four year old who was sitting in front of his older brother. The bike caused injuries to his lower leg and also his head and neck.
The Helicopter, with a Wellington Free Paramedic on board, flew to Waikanae Park to meet a Wellington Free Ambulance with the patient on board, as there was no landing site for the helicopter at the scene of the accident The boy — and his mother — were flown to the Wellington Hospital Emergency Department.