A 22-year-old dirt biker was seriously injured after losing control and slamming into a tree in Manchester.
A 911 call was made after locals found the biker unconscious on private property.
“Upon arrival, officers located an orange 2019 KTM 250 dirt bike on the ground in a wooded area alongside a dirt trail. The operator was ejected from the dirt bike and found lying in the wooded area a distance from the dirt bike,” police said.
“The operator of the dirt bike was identified as 22-year-old Deivid Barbosa-Pereira of Newark, NJ. Mr. Barbosa-Pereira suffered extensive legs injuries and was medevaced to Jersey Shore University Hospital for further treatment.
“The investigation revealed that Mr. Barbosa-Pereira was operating the KTM dirt bike in Asarco, on private property, when he lost control of the dirt bike and struck a tree causing him to be ejected from the bike. At the time of the crash, Mr. Barbosa-Pereira was wearing a motorcycle helmet.”