One injured after falling at Omanawa Falls

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UPDATE: One person is seriously injured after falling at Omanawa Falls this afternoon. 

A St John spokesperson says the person has been transported to Tauranga Hospital by ambulance. 

Earlier: Emergency services are responding reports that a person that has a fallen at the Omanawa Falls this afternoon. 

A police spokesperson says they were advised of the incident at about 3.40pm. 

"One person is reported to have been injured." 

A helicopter is expected to be utilised to aid in the rescue, says the spokesperson. 

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Posted on 05-10-2020 21:10 | By dumbkof2

these people have been continuesly warned not to go there. should be made to pay for the cost of their rescue


Posted on 05-10-2020 18:37 | By

It’s almost like I’m predicting the future before it happens as said it would happen again only last week It’s CLEARLY signposted not to attempt the climb - time to start charging for emergency services