Motorcyclist trapped under bike in remote gorge

  • 17/04/2016
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A motorcyclist has been seriously hurt after falling into a remote North Island gorge.

Emergency services were called to the crash north of Taumarunui at about 10am today following reports the rider had become trapped under the bike in the water.

St John's ambulance service said the biker was taken to Waikato Hospital in a serious condition.

Earlier reports suggested the rider was critical.

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