North West Wales

Kayaker taken to hospital from Llys Padarn, Llanberis

A kayaker was taken to hospital after getting into difficulty at a lake in Snowdonia.

Emergency services, including an RAF rescue helicopter from Valley on Anglesey, attended Llyn Padarn at Llanberis on Sunday.

The kayaker, who had neck and back injuries, was conscious but very cold after being found floating in the water.

He was taken by ambulance to hospital. It is not known how he was hurt.