Mountain biker critical after fall near Cromwell

A mountain biker has been flown to hospital with critical injuries after a fall near Cromwell today.

A St John spokesman said the patient had critical injuries after an incident in the Nevis area, southeast of the town.

An Otago Regional Rescue Helicopter was dispatched shortly after 11am.

The rider was flown to Dunedin Hospital.


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