Two people were airlifted to the hospital after separate accidents at a motocross event in Genesee County Saturday afternoon.
The fire chief in Pavilion tells us in the first accident, man fell off his motocross bike and hit his head. He was taken to Strong hospital by Mercy Flight.
He says within the same hour, another man fell off his bike and punctured his lung. A second Mercy Flight helecopter was called and he was taken to the Erie County Medical Center.
"We just got back in service and we got called out again for the second accident," said Paul Dougherty of the Pavilion Fire Department.
Both men's injuries are being considered serious.