Mountain biker injured in fall on Burlington trail

BURLINGTON, Vt. (WCAX) – A woman was injured Monday after falling down an embankment in Burlington while mountain biking.

Burlington police say the woman was on a trail off Mansfield Avenue and fell down an embankment, ditched her bike and hit her head.

Crews arrived at the scene and used their stokes and wheels, which is a specialized litter designed for backwoods rescues. She was then sent to the hospital.

We do not know her condition.

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