- Call out for year: 12
- Date: 22/03/11
- Time: 3:10 pm
- Grid ref: SK 249 802
- Type of incident: Climber Injured(1)
- Team members involved: 5
- Time taken: 1 hr
- Total man hours: 5 hrs
Buxton and Edale joint snatch squad called to Millstone Edge, near Hathersage, for a fallen climber.
The casualty, a 22 year old man from Oxford, fell 8m whilst bouldering. He landed on a crash mat but sustained a suspected fracture to his ankle.
He was treated for suspected spinal injuries as a precaution by an Edale doctor and EMAS paramedic, then evacuated by stretcher to a road ambulance whch took him to a hospital in Sheffield.