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Mountain biker airlifted following crash

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Fuseworks Media
Fuseworks Media

This afternoon (20th Jan) at approx 2.45pm the Nelson Marlborough Rescue Helicopter was dispatched to the scene of a mountain bike crash near Dunn Mountain, on the Coppermine Saddle, East of Nelson.

A 48 year old Auckland man out riding with his son, sustained a shoulder injury as a result of the crash. He was assessed by the helicopters onboard intensive care paramedic before he and his son were flown to Nelson Hospital.

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