Motorcycle crash at Brown and Simonds roads, Pembroke
A motorcycle accident with injuries is reported at Brown and Simonds roads. The rider is conscious and alert but the bike is on top of him. Mercy Flight is on air standby. East Pembroke Fire Department and Mercy medics are responding.
The subject is fully outfitted for riding. He's in water, his head is not.
UPDATE 8:15 p.m.: Mercy Flight was called to the scene and has landed.
UPDATE 8:19 p.m.: The patient, who landed in a ditch, is now onboard the helicopter.
UPDATE 8:22 p.m.: Mercy Flight is airborne, but we don't know its destination.
UPDATE 8:35 p.m.: The East Pembroke assignment is back in service.