Deep Dale, White Lodge, off the A6 Bakewell to Buxton

  • Call out for year: 53
  • Date: 21/06/19
  • Time: 12:45 pm
  • Grid ref: SK 16964 70285
  • Type of incident: Mountain Biker Injured(1)
  • Team members involved: 13
  • Time taken: 1 hour 38 minutes
  • Total man hours: 21 hours

Incident report

The team was requested to assist East Midlands Ambulance Service with the extraction of a fallen mountain biker who had been cycling in Deep Dale. The mountain biker had fallen off his bike and landed heavily on the rocky ground injuring his shoulder.

The team quickly arrived at the rendezvous point and started to carry their equipment up to the ambulance crew and casualty. The casualty was placed on a mountain rescue stretcher for a carry down to the roadside, and waiting ambulance.

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