- Call out for year: 44
- Date: 3/08/11
- Time: 1:58 pm
- Grid ref: SK007 748
- Type of incident: Non mountain (Ambulance) Medical(1)
- Team members involved: 8
- Time taken: 30 mins
- Total man hours: 4 hrs 40 mins
On Wednesday afternoon Buxton Mountain Rescue Team was requested to assist the East Midlands Ambulance Service in the Goyt Valley.
A 67 year old male from Bollington had collapsed whilst fishing at Errwood Reservoir. He was treated on site by the ambulance services paramedics and recovered from the shoreline on a stretcher by team personnel to the roadside.
The casualty was then transferred to Stepping Hill Hospital, Stockport, for further treatment.