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Bay of Plenty farmer critical after crash

NZ Newswire logoNZ Newswire 2/05/2017

A Bay of Plenty farmer is in hospital in a critical condition after colliding with a train while riding a motorbike.

The 60-year-old man received multiple injuries, including serious leg and head injuries, in the incident on Tuesday afternoon.

The Philips Search and Rescue Trust says the Trustpower TECT helicopter was dispatched from Tauranga to a rural property near Pongakawa.

The man was stabilized by St John medics before being flown to Tauranga Hospital.

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