- Call out for year: 32
- Date: 28/06/11
- Time: 12:55 pm
- Grid ref: SK125 834
- Type of incident: Paraglider Injured(1)
- Team members involved: 13
- Time taken: 1 hr15 mins
- Total man hours: 16 hrs 15 mins
A Buxton and Edale snatch squad were called to the north side of Mam Tor at lunch-time to attend to a crashed paraglider.
The paraglider, a 55 year old man, from Matlock, was coming into land when he hit a wall, sustaining possible spinal injuries. Both a land ambulance and an air ambulance also attended the incident.
The casualty was taken by land ambulance to a hospital in Sheffield for further care.