At 16:43 on Saturday 23rd January 2021 Calder Valley Search and Rescue Team (CVSRT) received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service (YAS) to assist with the locating and evacuation of a lady who had fallen and suffered a potential back and hip injury whilst out walking local to home.
CVSRT were first on scene and provided initial medical care and pain relief. The casualty was then placed into a warming winter casualty bag and a vacuum mattress to help stabilise the injury, then placed onto a wheeled stretcher and taken to the road-head for transfer onto the awaiting ambulance.
#1318 Beater Clough, Cornholme
16:43 Sat 23rd Jan 2021
Duration 3 hrs 27 mins