Upper Hutt: Whitemans Valley boy flown to hospital
The Westpac Rescue Helicopter was called to Whiteman’s Valley Upper Hutt last night at 7:30pm 19 Nov 09.
A 9yr old boy had fallen while playing on the trampoline at home and had suffered head and neck injuries.
The Westpac Rescue Helicopter responded to the location with a Wellington Free Paramedic onboard. A Wellington Free Ambulance was already at the location and had immobilised the patient ready for the flight.
The boy was flown back to the Wellington Hospital Emergency Department where he is being treated for his injuries and is in a stable condition