Harden Clough, Edale

  • Call out for year: 58
  • Date: 7/07/19
  • Time: 3:45 pm
  • Grid ref: SK12234 85337
  • Type of incident: Walker Injured(1)
  • Team members involved: 12
  • Time taken: 20 minutes
  • Total man hours: 4

Incident report

The team, along with Edale Mountain Rescue Team, was requested by East Midlands Ambulance Service to attend an incident at Harden Clough, Edale.

The casualty had fallen and cut their head whilst out walking. Buxton team members (who were fundraising in Castleton) and an Edale team member (who was in Edale) immediately attended and were able to reach the casualty quickly.

The casualty was transported by Land Rover to Edale Station to be assessed and treated. They were then taken by their family to hospital.

Additional team members traveling to the rendezvous point were stood down en route.

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