Mam Tor paraglider airlifted to hospital for major trauma treatment

Volunteers at Buxton Mountain Rescue Team and Edale Mountain Rescue Team.
Volunteers at Buxton Mountain Rescue Team and Edale Mountain Rescue Team.

A paraglider on Mam Tor has been airlifted to hospital for major trauma treatment.

The male casualty was stretchered to the air ambulance by volunteers at Buxton Mountain Rescue Team and Edale Mountain Rescue Team.

Volunteers at Buxton Mountain Rescue Team and Edale Mountain Rescue Team with the air ambulance.

Volunteers at Buxton Mountain Rescue Team and Edale Mountain Rescue Team with the air ambulance.

He was taken to the major trauma centre at Sheffield Northern General Hospital.

The extent of his injuries have not been revealed.