20 Apr 2014

Man critically injured after fall

8:31 pm on 20 April 2014

A man in his 60s who fell several metres down a bank in the Colville area of Coromandel is in a critical condition.

The ambulance service says he suffered leg and rib injuries when fell about five or 10 metres just after midday on Sunday.

He was winched up to a rescue helicopter and taken to hospital in Auckland.