Woman airlifted to hospital after incident in Derbyshire

A woman was airlifted to hospital after an incident in Derbyshire this afternoon.

Wednesday, 16th March 2016, 7:55 pm
Updated Wednesday, 16th March 2016, 8:06 pm
Photos by Villager Jim
Photos by Villager Jim

Edale Mountain Rescue Team were called to Gardom's Edge, near to the A621, at just before 4.30pm.

Whilst bouldering a male had come across a female whom he had concern for.

She was treated at the bottom of the crag by a team paramedic and the crew of the Derbyshire, Leicestershire and Rutland Air Ambulance. Once packaged she was carried the short distance on a mountain rescue stretcher back to the top of the crag for transfer to the Northern General in Sheffield.

Photo by Villager Jim.
Photo by Villager Jim.