At 14:16 on Saturday 24th October Calder Valley Search and Rescue Team (CVSRT) received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service (YAS) to assist a walking group of 4 above Green Withens Reservoir. One of the group had injured their ankle and was in considerable pain.
A CVSRT Cas Carer was first on scene and the ankle was splinted and pain relief administered. Other members of the party were walked off the hill with team members.
The casualty was packaged onto a stretcher and carried off the hill to the waiting ambulance.
Oldham MRT had also been called to this incident and assisted CVSRT.
#1296 Sam Hill, Rishworth
14:16 Sat 24th Oct 2020
Duration 3 hrs and 20 mins
Mountain Rescue Search Dogs England (MRSDE) search dogs Meg and Wyn
North West Ambulance Service (NWAS)