28 Feb 2010

Motorcyclist in Rimutaka hill road crash

4:39 am on 28 February 2010

A motorcyclist is in hospital with serious injuries after he crashed on the Rimutaka hill road between Wellington and Wairarapa on Saturday afternoon.

The police say the Upper Hutt man, 24, was heading south towards Upper Hutt when he lost control of his bike and hit a bank.

The Westpac rescue helicopter took him to Wellington Hospital.