Hollins Cross, Castleton

  • Call out for year: 50
  • Date: 17/07/10
  • Time: 2:58 pm
  • Grid ref: SK 135 845
  • Type of incident: Mountain Biker Injured(1)
  • Team members involved: 11
  • Time taken: 2 hours
  • Total man hours: 22

Incident report

Edale and Buxton Mountain Rescue Teams called to rendezvous at Woodseats Farm following the report of a mountain biker having fallen whilst descending The Great Ridge from Hollins Cross.

The biker, from Ilkeston, Derbyshire, was treated on scene by rescue team medics for suspected hip / pelvic injuries.  He was then carried by stretcher to a waiting air-ambulance for transfer to hospital for further examination and care.

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