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WHOOPS! Mountain biker suffered injuries to his head and shoulder,and also sustained two leg fractures (NY)



 
 
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Default WHOOPS! Mountain biker suffered injuries to his head and shoulder,and also sustained two leg fractures (NY)

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Biker airlifted after Berkshire East accident

A man was airlifted to Albany, N.Y. from Hawlemont Regional School following a mountain biking accident at Berkshire East on Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017. Â*Photo courtesy of the Hawley Volunteer Fire Department’s Facebook page

A helicopter arrives at Hawlemont Regional School to transport a man involved in a mountain biking accident at Berkshire East on Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017. Â*Photo courtesy of the Hawley Volunteer Fire Department’s Facebook page

A man was transported by Colrain Ambulance and then airlifted to Albany, N.Y. from Hawlemont Regional School following a mountain biking accident at Berkshire East on Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017. Â*Photo courtesy of the Hawley Volunteer Fire Department’s Facebook page

Recorder Staff
Sunday, October 08, 2017

CHARLEMONT Â* A man was airlifted from Hawlemont Regional School Saturday morning following a mountain biking accident at Berkshire East.

According to a post on the Hawley Volunteer Fire Department’s Facebook page, the biker suffered injuries to his head and shoulder, and also sustained two leg fractures.

Hawley firefighters helped extricate the man at Berkshire East, after which Colrain Ambulance, assisted by paramedics from Highland Ambulance, transported him to the landing zone at Hawlemont Regional School, the Facebook post reads.

A LifeNet helicopter arrived to transport the biker to an Albany hospital.
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