Biker airlifted to hospital with serious injuries after fall in Forest of Bowland quarry

A cyclist was airlifted to hospital suffering from serious injuries after he fell from his bike at Croasdale quarry in the Forest of Bowland last night.

Thursday, 19th August 2021, 9:21 am
Updated Thursday, 19th August 2021, 9:22 am

The Ribble Valley rural task force assisted mountain rescue volunteers to safely extract the injured biker off the fell.

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The biker was airlifted to Royal Preston Hospital by HM Coastguard. His injuries are not thought to be life threatening.

A cyclist was airlifted to hospital suffering from serious injuries after he fell from his bike at Croasdale quarry in the Forest of Bowland last night.