Walker rescued after fall near Hebden Bridge

Volunteer rescuers helped a man who fell while out walking in Hardcastle Crags.

By sarah fitton
Tuesday, 24th May 2022, 3:36 pm
Updated Tuesday, 24th May 2022, 3:39 pm

Calder Valley Search and Rescue Team were called out to the beauty spot at 2.18pm on Saturday to the man who had suffered a leg injury.

They provided initial medical care and pain relief before immobilising the injured leg in a protective box splint.

The man was then placed into a warming winter casualty bag, transferred onto a stretcher and carried to a waiting ambulance.

Calder Valley Search and Rescue Team were called to help the man

Calder Valley Search and Rescue Team is made up of volunteers who rely on donations.