Mountain bike rider airlifted to hospital after crash
Stock road closure sign (Jon Gauthier, MyComoxValleyNow staff)
CUMBERLAND, B.C. – A mountain bike rider has been airlifted to a Victoria hospital after being hit by a vehicle.
The crash happened on Bevan Road in Cumberland.
Nine firefighters attended and assisted paramedics with first aid. According to Fire Chief Mike Williamson a gravel truck, a car and the bike may have been involved in the crash.
The RCMP is investigating and has closed the road to traffic. We’ll have more details as they become available.