Rider thrown from motorcycle in McKinley area

Emergency crews are on scene of Shayler Road

Emergency crews are on the scene of a motorbike crash near 2875 Shayler Road, in the McKinley area.

The rider was thrown from the bike and is reported to have a chest injury and a broken leg. BC Ambulance was called to the scene about 12:20 p.m. Friday.

The motorbike crashed about 20 feet down an embankment on Shayler Road.

Shayler Road is blocked while emergency crews attend the scene.

More to come.

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