Winnats Pass – near Speedwell Cavern
- Call out for year: 62
- Date: 29/09/14
- Time: 11:08 am
- Grid ref: SK138 827
- Type of incident: Walker Injured(1)
- Team members involved: 8
- Time taken: 1
- Total man hours: 8
Fifteen members of the Joint Edale and Buxton Team Snatch Squad responded when called to assist East Midlands Ambulance Service already on scene at an incident just a 100 metres from Speedwell Cavern.
A lady, from Macclesfield supervising a school party, had slipped in the damp conditions and sustained a suspected fracture to the ankle. First aid treatment was by E.M.A.S. staff before the casualty was placed on a rescue stretcher for the short but steep decent to the ambulance. She was then taken to a Macclesfield hospital for further treatment.