Mountain Bike Crash South of Tripple Tree Sends MSU Grad Student to Hospital

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(Gallatin County. Mont.) At about 6:00 p.m. this evening Sheriff’s Search and Rescue Volunteers were dispatched to the second call of the day for a mountain biker injured in a crash south of Triple subdivision.  The 30 year old male graduate student from MSU was biking with his father when he crashed and severely injured his leg and hip.  Within an hour rescuers were able to reach him and move him out of the hills using a wheeled liter.  Several other bikers came upon the crash including a local doctor and were able to make the call for help and provide him with extra clothing to stay warm.  Photos courtesy of Gallatin County Sheriff’s Office.

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