Incident #1034

At 11:06, CVSRT was alerted to an incident near Brontë Falls, Stanbury where a 61yo lady had fallen whilst out walking with her husband, and sustained a suspected elbow fracture.

20 CVSRT members were available to respond immediately and made their way to the location either in team vehicles or directly. Team members were quickly on-scene and located the lady who was able to walk up to the main track to receive medical assistance from a team doctor.

Pain relief was given and her arm was splinted before a team member transported the casualty to hospital for further treatment.

In attendance: 20 CVSRT
Total Duration: 2hrs 54mins

Additional Info

  • Date: Sunday, 27 August 2017
  • Location: Brontë Falls, Stanbury
  • Grid Reference: SD994361
  • Latitude: 53.821492
  • Longitude: -2.0092320
  • Man Hours: 51.5
  • Members In Attendance: 20

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