At 12:36 on Friday 2nd August Calder Valley Search and Rescue Team (CVSRT) received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service (YAS) to assist with the evacuation of a female who had taken a tumble from a rock while out walking.
20 CVSRT members deployed in team vehicles or attended directly to the incident close to StoodleyPike.
YAS Paramedics were first on scene to provide medical care supported by Yorkshire Air Ambulance Paramedics who arrived soon after.
The casualty was given pain relief and her injured leg splinted. She was then transferred a short distance by stretcher to Helimed 99 for onward transport to hospital.
In attendance: 20 CVSRT
Yorkshire Ambulance Service (YAS)
Yorkshire Air Ambulance
Duration: 2hrs 24mins
- Date: Friday, 02 August 2019
- Location: Stoodley Pike
- Grid Reference: SD 97335 24022
- Latitude: 53.712609
- Longitude: -2.0418584
- Man Hours: 87.9
- Members In Attendance: 24