Hurt tod­dler son of All Black

Weekend Herald - - News -

The tod­dler hurt on a con­veyor belt at Auck­land Air­port on Thursday is the son of All Black Vaea Fi­fita. The boy, Paula, who turns 2 this month, was at the air­port with fam­ily when his arm was in­jured. He is re­cov­er­ing in Mid­dle­more Hos­pi­tal. Fi­fita said: “He had an op­er­a­tion on his arm and is do­ing okay. My part­ner and I would like to thank air­port, emer­gency ser­vices and hos­pi­tal staff for all their sup­port.” A full in­ves­ti­ga­tion of the in­ci­dent was un­der way.

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