Man injured in fall at Auckland beach

  • 26/12/2017
St John ambulance said it was alerted just after 2pm, and a patient with moderate injuries was flown to Auckland Hospital.
St John ambulance said it was alerted just after 2pm, and a patient with moderate injuries was flown to Auckland Hospital. Photo credit: file

A man has been taken to hospital after falling at Little Manly Beach, north of Auckland.

Emergency services were called during the afternoon of Boxing Day, a police spokeswoman said.

St John ambulance said it was alerted just after 2pm, and a patient with moderate injuries was flown to Auckland Hospital.

The man in his 80s suffered multiple injuries when he slipped while playing with his grandchildren, One News reports.

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