Biker airlifted to hospital after fall on trail

A mountain biker has been taken by helicopter to hospital after a fall on a trail in the Borders.

By The Newsroom
Tuesday, 29th March 2016, 9:56 am
Updated Saturday, 2nd April 2016, 7:57 am

The incident happened on the 7Stanes red route at Newcastleton at around noon on Monday.

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Tweed Valley Mountain Rescue volunteers were called out to help the emergency services at the scene, which included a specialist trauma team.

The full scale of the rider’s injuries is not yet known.