Motorcross rider flown to hospital after Norfolk crash

Stephanie BrooksA motorcross biker was flown to hospital by the East Anglian Air Ambulance (EAAA) with head and pelvic injuries.Stephanie Brooks

A motorcross biker was flown to hospital by the East Anglian Air Ambulance (EAAA) with head and pelvic injuries.

The 23-year-old man fell from his bike shortly after midday on Monday, in Silver Street, Besthorpe, near Attleborough.

Members of the Magpas Emergency Medical Team were taken to the scene by the EAAA, who attended along with the ambulance service.

A spokesman for Magpas said the biker was given pain relief before being flown to the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital. His condition is described as stable.