Cats Tor

  • Call out for year: 55
  • Date: 31/08/08
  • Time: 12:02 pm
  • Grid ref: SJ995 760
  • Type of incident: Walker Injured(1)
  • Team members involved: 14
  • Time taken: 1 hour
  • Total man hours: 14

Incident report

Buxton and Kinder mountain rescue teams called to Pyms Chair to assist in the evacuation of a 61 year old female who had fallen in the Cats Tor area and sustained a wrist injury. Early reports indicated also a reduced level of consciousness.   The teams were stood down on arrival as passing walkers and paramedics had assisted the casualty and walked her down the ridge footpath to Pym Chair. She was then transported by ambulance to hospital for further treatment.

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