Fernilee Woods

  • Call out for year: 28
  • Date: 16/04/18
  • Time: 8:48 pm
  • Grid ref: SK 01451 77809
  • Type of incident: Walker Injured(1)
  • Team members involved: 18
  • Time taken: 1.75
  • Total man hours: 31.5

Incident report

The team was called to assist a 53 yr old lady from Chinley, who was walking a dog with husband and daughter and slipped and broke her left ankle on a footpath deep in Fernilee Woods. She was treated by EMAS ambulance crew and evacuated in the dark on a mountain rescue stretcher up the steep wooded hillside to the main path and to the waiting ambulance. The lady was taken to Stepping Hill hospital by EMAS.

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