Mam Tor

  • Call out for year: 03
  • Date: 2/01/17
  • Time: 12:45 pm
  • Grid ref: SK 125 826
  • Type of incident: Walker Injured(1)
  • Team members involved: 12
  • Time taken: 1
  • Total man hours: 12

Incident report

Whilst attending to the previous incident in Chee Dale a second accident was reported on Mam Tor near Castleton.mam-nick

Eight Buxton team members were redirected to Mam Tor and support was requested from Kinder M.R.T.

A female walker about 50 metres down from Mam Nick suffered a displaced ankle fracture.  Initial teatment was carried out by an East Midlands Ambulance paramedic.  The lady was then evacuated on a rescue stretcher to the waiting ambulance by team members from both Buxton and Kinder M.R.Teams.

Photo credit:  BMRT –  Casualty evacuation. 


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