Man airlifted from Myra Canyon after breaking leg

A man has been resuced at Myra Canyon after getting injured while mountain biking. 

Pete Wise with Vernon Search and Rescue says they were called to the area at around 3pm. 

"We flew up to Myra Canyon and they rescued a very badly injured mountain biker with a badly broken leg, compund fracture."

He says the man was airlifted to Kelowna General Hospital.