Mountain biker rescued from trail in Durbanville Hills in a serious condition
A 38-year-old mountain biker rescued from a trail in the Durbanville Hills has suffered serious injuries in a fall this afternoon. It is understood that the man crashed off the side of the trail after taking a jump on the downhill course.
ER24 paramedics arrived at 16:30. An off-duty medic with a 4x4 on the scene as well as a group of bystanders helped rescue the biker from the hills. Strapped to a spine board he was walked and then driven down to the waiting ambulance who transported him through to Mediclinic Durbanville for further treatment.