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Motorcyclist 'seriously injured' in Benone Strand crash

The scene of the crash on Benone Strand. Credit: Coleraine Coastguard
The scene of the crash on Benone Strand. Credit: Coleraine Coastguard

A motorcyclist has been left with "serious injuries" after a crash on Benone Strand in Co Londonderry.

The man, who is in his 20s, came of his motorbike on the beach just after 2pm on Saturday.

The Coleraine Coastguard said he sustained "serious injuries" and was treated at the scene by paramedics, lifeguards and an off-duty doctor.

A Northern Ireland Ambulance Service spokesperson said they dispatched one emergency crew, the Charity Air Ambulance and HEMS team to the beach.

The scene of the crash on Benone Strand. Credit: Coleraine Coastguard
The scene of the crash on Benone Strand. Credit: Coleraine Coastguard

Following treatment at the scene, the man was airlifted to the Royal Victoria Hospital in Belfast.

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