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Man seriously hurt in North Shore mountain bike crash

A 73-year-old man was found unconscious and hurt after a mountain bike crash on Wednesday in the Seymour River Valley, according to North Shore Rescue. (Courtesy Facebook/ North Shore Rescue)

73-year-old man found unconscious on trail near Cleveland Dam Wednesday

North Shore Rescue says man was hurt in mountain bike crash

NORTH VANCOUVER (NEWS 1130) – A man who was found unconscious on a North Shore trail has what are being described as traumatic injuries after a mountain bike crash.

North Shore Rescue says the 73-year-old man was found on a trail near the Cleveland Dam in the Seymour River Valley Wednesday afternoon.

What exactly led to the crash is still unclear.

NSR responded this afternoon to a call up the Seymour River valley for a 73 year old male who was found unconscious on…

Posted by North Shore Rescue onĀ Wednesday, May 5, 2021

NSR says he was found by a good Samaritan, who called for help.

“A team was training in the area and able to get on scene quickly,” the search and rescue team wrote on Facebook.

NSR says members were able to get the man to a helicopter, which then transferred him to paramedics at Inter River Park.