Peak Cavern, Castleton

  • Call out for year: 42
  • Date: 1/08/11
  • Time: 3:11 pm
  • Grid ref: SK154 826
  • Type of incident: Non mountain (Ambulance) Injured(1)
  • Team members involved: 10
  • Time taken: 15 mins
  • Total man hours: 2 hrs, 30 mins

Incident report

An Edale and Buxton Mountain Rescue snatch squad was called to Peak Cavern, Castleton, to assist the ambulance service.

A lady had slipped and sustained an ankle injury in the entrance to the show cave. The ambulance crew were able to access the casualty and the team were stood down en-route.

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