Man, 46, collapses while walking in Buxton

A WALKER was stretchered to safety after collapsing in Buxton

The 46-year-old, from Newmarket, had been walking with his family in Grinlow Woods on Wednesday when he collapsed, hitting his head on a rock.

Paramedics treated the man at the scene for head injuries, before members of Buxton Mountain Rescue Team stretchered him to a waiting ambulance at Poole’s Cavern car park.