00276 MTB Rider Injured Wharncliffe


We were requested to provide assistance to YAS who had been called to an injured mountain biker in Wharncliffe Woods. The team located the casualty using his phone’s GPS and dispatched along Plank Gate track to reach him. RV with the ambulance crew along Plank Gate, they had set off on foot from Station Road in Deepcar. The Casualty has sustained leg and groin injury from falling from his bike and was treated on scene then transferred on stretcher in the team Landrover to the ambulance. Remainder of the riders were transferred back to the car park along with the casualty’s bike.

This incident involved 13 team members, and 22.1 man hours of effort. Elapsed time 1.7 hours.