Man flown to hospital after bike fall

A man was flown to hospital with a serious leg injury after falling from his bike at Kielder Forest.

Friday, 10th March 2017, 12:46 pm
Updated Friday, 24th March 2017, 9:53 am
The Great North Air Ambulance at the scene.

The Great North Air Ambulance Service (GNAAS) was called to the scene yesterday at 4pm.

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The GNAAS doctor-led trauma team administered advanced pain relief to the patient, in his 40s, before he was flown to Newcastle’s RVI within 20 minutes. His condition on arrival was stable.