Susan Wood Suffers Serious Head Injury

Publish Date
Tuesday, 3 February 2015, 4:55PM

Broadcaster Susan Wood has suffered a serious head injury from a fall at her home in Auckland.

Wood, who hosts Q+A and is a presenter on NewsTalk ZB, was taken to hospital after the accident on January 10.

She has since been discharged and is now in rehabilitation.

Her sons, Alex and Matt Beck, said in a statement: "The treatment of our mother has been outstanding. We also appreciate the concern and goodwill shown by others."

TVNZ said: "We were saddened to hear of Susan's accident. Susan is a much respected and admired member of our newsroom. She will be in her colleagues' and our viewers' thoughts as she recuperates.

"We will be supporting Susan in her recovery, and we ask that her family's request for privacy during this challenging time is respected."

Wood's family has asked for privacy during her recovery.