Young boy airlifted to hospital after sustaining serious injuries in motorbike crash

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Altnagelvin Hospital, Derry (Pic: Google Maps)
Altnagelvin Hospital, Derry (Pic: Google Maps)

A 13-year-old boy has been seriously injured in a motorbike crash in Magilligan, Co Derry.

The boy was airlifted to Derry's Altnagelvin Hospital and underwent emergency surgery.

Two helicopters, one from the coastguard in Prestwick and an Irish Coastguard Rescue helicopter from Sligo, were involved in the operation.

The incident happened at around 1.45pm on Thursday.