Man collapses and dies at Derbyshire quarry

A man found collapsed by two walkers in Hathersage was pronounced dead at the scene by a doctor.

By News Reporter
Monday, 21st September 2015, 2:58 pm

The man, who has not yet been named, was found collapsed at Lawrencefield Quarry, Hathersage, on the evening of Saturday, September 19.

Members of Buxton and Edale mountain rescue teams were alerted to the casualty by East Midlands Ambulance Service, which had requested assistance, but despite efforts to revive him he could not be saved.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.