Windy Knoll

  • Call out for year: 020
  • Date: 22/03/22
  • Time: 7:38 am
  • Grid ref: SK 12700 82800
  • Type of incident: Injured(1)
  • Team members involved: 17
  • Time taken: 2 Hours
  • Total man hours: 34 Hours

Incident report

The team was requested to assist Edale Mountain Rescue Team who had received a call to attend to an injured paraglider.

An East Midlands Ambulance Service paramedic was first on scene, followed by a Doctor from Edale team.

A paraglider had been practicing when he was pulled along the ground, injuring his upper arm and shoulder. He was subsequently given strong pain relief before being loaded onto a mountain rescue stretcher and carried to the ambulance.

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