Curbar Edge

  • Call out for year: 22
  • Date: 24/04/13
  • Time: 1:00 pm
  • Grid ref: SK 261 746
  • Type of incident: Walker Injured(1)
  • Team members involved: 8
  • Time taken: 1
  • Total man hours: 8

Incident report

A joint Edale and Buxton team snatch squad call-out to a walker on Curbar Edge.

An adult male casualty had been walking on the edge path when he caught his foot resulting in a suspected fracture of the lower leg.  Treatment on site was by East Midlands Ambulance Service and Edale MRT paramedics.  The casualty was then carried by rescue stretcher to a waiting ambulance at Curbar Gap.

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