A boy suffered a suspected broken arm and leg on the First Turkey mountain bike tracks on Mount Archer this morning.
A boy suffered a suspected broken arm and leg on the First Turkey mountain bike tracks on Mount Archer this morning.

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A TEENAGE boy suffered a suspected broken arm and leg after a fall on a mountain bike track at First Turkey.

Paramedics and firefighters were called in to treat the 13-year-old and stretcher him out from atop Mount Archer.

 

A boy suffered a suspected broken arm and leg on the First Turkey mountain bike tracks on Mount Archer this morning.
A boy suffered a suspected broken arm and leg on the First Turkey mountain bike tracks on Mount Archer this morning.

About 7.30am the boy alerted other riders to his injuries, which happened on the K9 advanced course.

There was about a 300m walk to retrieve the boy, who was reportedly in good spirits.



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He only took his eyes off the road for a second

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