Photographer captures air ambulance rescue

Press photographer Ian Longthorne was out and about when he witnessed Yorkshire Air Ambulance rescuing a climber at Stanage Edge.

Wednesday, 1st June 2016, 12:57 pm
Updated Wednesday, 1st June 2016, 1:58 pm

My Longthorne said: “The photo shows the Air Ambulance team bringing the injured climber back down to be air lifted away.

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“I don’t know how injured the climber was but I thought this may be of interest in showing the great work Air Ambulance does.”

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