Buxton Mountain Rescue called to fallen climber

Picture: Buxton Mountain Rescue
Picture: Buxton Mountain Rescue

Buxton Mountain Rescue assisted ambulance crews with a fallen climber in Wye Dale yesterday.

The rescue team were called yesterday at 2.16pm, to assist East Midlands Ambulance Service with a fallen climber.

The casualty was given pain relief by paramedics and was evacuated down a steep section of rock on a stretcher before being carried to an awaiting ambulance.