Mountain biker hospitalised after fall

A LATE-NIGHT cyclist had a heavy fall off her mountain bike in Wodonga last night and required hospitalisation.

Emergency service personnel on-scene said the woman was mountain biking at Federation Hill behind McGaffins Road when she came off her bike on a steep track shortly before 10pm.

The Border Mail was told she landed heavily on her face.

Wodonga Country Fire Authority firefighters, police, State Emergency Service volunteers and paramedics responded.

Paramedics stablished her before she was taken out on a stretcher to an ambulance and transferred to Albury hospital.

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