Woman Injured in Bike Crash Flown to Hospital

By: WSAZ News Staff Email
By: WSAZ News Staff Email

FAYETTE COUNTY, W.Va. (WSAZ) -- A woman had to be flown to the hospital Sunday after crashing her bike in the woods.

The accident happened about 1 p.m. on the Clovis Branch of the Arrowhead Trail System in Fayette County.

A spokesperson told WSAZ.com that the woman collided with a tree and injured her upper back and neck.

Emergency responders stabilized the woman and carried her about a mile to an ambulance.

She was then taken to a Health Net helicopter and flown to Charleston Area Medical Center for treatment.

The woman's name is not being released, but the spokesperson says she is 46 years old and from Columbus, Indiana.

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