Teenager airlifted to hospital after falling from horse

Great North Air Ambulance at the scene near Scaling Dam, North Yorkshire Credit: Great North Air Ambulance

A teenager had to be airlifted to hospital after falling off a horse near to Scaling Dam, in North Yorkshire.

The 15-year-old sustained suspected pelvic injuries during the incident on Friday and was treated by a doctor at the scene before being transported to the James Cook University Hospital in Middlesbrough.