NEDERLAND, Colo. (CBS4) – A helicopter rescue crew rescued a teenage mountain biker after a bad accident on Tuesday afternoon. The 15-year-old from Boulder was riding just a couple miles west of Nederland when the accident happened.

(credit: Boulder County)

Rescue crews say he had serious injuries.

A helicoper crew was able to get to the teen and airlift him to a hospital. The rescue took about three hours.

There was no word on Wednesday morning of his condition.