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Man trampled by herd of cows while walking in Derbyshire

The Derbyshire, Leicestershire and Rutland Air Ambulance lands at an incident at Mam Tor

The Derbyshire, Leicestershire and Rutland Air Ambulance lands at an incident at Mam Tor

A 71-year-old man has been hurt after being trampled by a herd of cows.

Derbyshire, Leicestershire and Rutland Air Ambulance (DLRAA) were called to Baslow on Saturday (May 17) afternoon.

DLRAA received the call at around 2:32pm and landed next to the incident 19 minutes later.

The patient was treated for chest injuries at the scene.

He was given pain relief and immobilised before being airlifted to Northern General Hospital in Sheffield for further treatment.

His condition is unknown.

This was the second time in a week that the Air Ambulance was called out to a man who had been trampled by a herd of cows in Derbyshire.

Three days earlier a similar incident happened in Ashbourne.

 

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