• Call out for year: 17
  • Date: 18/04/11
  • Time: 12:00 pm
  • Grid ref:
  • Type of incident: Climber Injured(1)
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  • Time taken:
  • Total man hours:

Incident report

A Buxton and Edale Mountain Rescue Teams joint snatch squad is called to the climbing edge of Stanage near Hathersage.

A 19 year old male sustained injuries to his ankle whilst bouldering below the edge.  He was treated on site by ambulance service paramedics and then evacuated by stretcher to the waiting ambulance at the roadside, for onward transferr to hospital.

One comment

  1. Tessa Brocklehurst

    Fantastic, professional, helpful, cheerful and efficient, your team made a difficult situation more manageable. Many thanks from the aunt of this youngster

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