Sledging accidents

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BUXTON Mountain Rescue Team was called to two sledging accidents on Saturday.

Crews attended Mam Nick car park where a 29-year-old Manchester man suffered back injuries after sledging down Mam Tor.

Later in the day, the team was called to Hazel Grove after a 25-year-old local man suffered a suspected fracture to his right ankle while sledging.

Both men were loaded on to Buxton Mountain Rescue Team’s stretchers and taken to Stepping Hill Hospital.

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