Teen suffers suspected spinal injuries in Waikato motocross crash




A teenage girl has suspected spinal injuries after a motocross accident at Raglan this afternoon.

Preparations are made to airlift the teenage girl from the scene at Raglan.

Source: Auckland Westpac Rescue Helicopter

Crew of the Auckland Westpac Rescue Helicopter were dispatched to Raglan at 1.45pm to assist the girl who had failed a jump.

She was flown to Waikato Hospital in a moderate condition with suspected spinal injuries.

The pilot and a crewman took a Helicopter Emergency Medical System doctor and an intensive care paramedic to the scene.

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