Buxton Mountain Rescue Team rescue injured woman near Bakewell

Buxton Mountain Rescue Team have assisted a woman who fell during a walk on Lathkill Dale, near Bakewell.

Tuesday, 9th April 2019, 9:52 am
Updated Tuesday, 9th April 2019, 9:59 am
Mountain Rescue Team in action.

The woman was walking on the Dale and slipped, hurting her ankle, at about 5pm on Sunday, April 7.

The mountain rescue team then received a call from East Midlands Ambulance Trust asking for assistance, and the woman was stretchered from the hills and taken to hospital.

A mountain rescue spokesman said: "The team received a call from EMAS ambulance requesting assistance.

Mountain Rescue Team in action.

"A female casualty had slipped injuring her ankle. She was stretchered along the boulder-strewn dale to the road & transferred to a waiting ambulance."

Mountain Rescue Team in action.