A middle-aged man who was flown to hospital following a gas
bottle explosion in Auckland is in a stable condition.
The Auckland Westpac Rescue Helicopter said they transported
the man to Middlemore Hospital at 12.20pm from Muriwai.
He had serious burns and was in a serious condition, a
A spokeswoman from the Counties Manukau District Health Board
confirmed this afternoon the man was now in a stable
condition, and was being treated at the hospital's National