Goyt Valley, near Errwood Hall
- Call out for year: 36
- Date: 15/07/11
- Time: 12:38 pm
- Grid ref: SK007 747
- Type of incident: Walker Medical(1)
- Team members involved: 14
- Time taken: 1 hr 30 mins
- Total man hours: 21 hours
Buxton team called to assist an East Midlands Ambulance Service crew in the Goyt Valley, following reports of a walker in difficulty on moorland south of Errwood Hall.
A male walker of 63 years of age was suffering chest pains. He was treated on site by ambulance service paramedics together with the crew of the Derbyshire, Leicestershire, Rutland Air Ambulance which had landed nearby. Following treatment, the casualty was placed on a stretcher so that he could be carried by the team some 500 metres across difficult ground to the waiting helicopter.
The gentleman was then airlifted to Wythenshaw Hospital, South Manchester, for further treatment.