- Call out for year: 70
- Date: 31/10/11
- Time: 11:17 am
- Grid ref: SK 252 787
- Type of incident: Walker Injured(1)
- Team members involved: 7
- Time taken: 1 hr 5 mins
- Total man hours:
A Buxton and Edale snatch squad was called to the Grindleford area late morning to assist the ambulance and helicopter crew with an injured female.
The casualty, a 21 year old from the Doncaster area, was taking part in a team building exercise in the upper reaches of Padley Gorge, near Longshaw, when she slipped on rocks and sustained a fracture or dislocation of her lower leg.
She was evacuated by stretcher a short distance over rocky, uneven ground to the waiting aircraft, and flown to hospital for further treatment.