Mam Tor near Castleton.
- Call out for year: 83
- Date: 29/12/15
- Time: 3:28 pm
- Grid ref: SK 131 837
- Type of incident: Walker Injured(1)
- Team members involved: 14
- Time taken: 1
- Total man hours: 14
A joint call for Buxton and Edale mountain rescue teams following a report from East Midlands Ambulance Service of an accident on the slopes of Mam Tor near Castleton.
A 52 year old lady from Long Eaton, Nottingham, had slipped whilst walking and sustained a suspected leg fracture. Medical treatment and pain relief was administered by a paramedic member of Edale team whilst other team members prepared a rescue stretcher for the evacuation.
Following a short carry down hill onto the old Mam Tor the casualty was handed over to the care of an East Midlands ambulance crew for transfer to hospital.