Rescue team called to fallen mountain biker in Langsett

Woodhead Mountain Rescue Team were called to rescue a fallen female mountain biker yesterday (August 21).

Thursday, 22nd August 2019, 12:05 pm
Woodhead Mountain Rescue Team were called to rescue a fallen female mountain biker yesterday

The team received a call yesterday at around 3pm to assist Yorkshire Ambulance Service with a fallen female mountain biker.

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The casualty had taken a fall in the Hingcliff Common area above Langsett and was given pain relief.

Her arm injuries were also splinted at the scene before she was taken to a waiting ambulance by stretcher.

Woodhead Mountain Rescue Team were called to rescue a fallen female mountain biker yesterday