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Posted: September 12, 2020

Biker with suspected spinal injuries rescued near Fernie

Fernie Search and Rescue (SAR) was called out this morning to respond to an injured mountain biker.

The biker, a 44-year-old local woman, was injured on a structure on the Snakebite Trail, with suspected spinal injuries.

Three Fernie SAR CDFL Techs responded with Ascent Helicopters.

The biker was long-lined (pictured above) to BC Ambulance Service and transferred to Cranbrook’s East Kootenay Regional Hospital.

Fernie Search and Rescue photo

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