Incident 49/2003

At 10:23 AM, Lancashire Ambulance Service requested our assistance at an incident in Rivington. A mountain biker had fallen 6ft down a drop off a footpath behind Liverpool castle, onto the banks of Rivington reservoir. The team assisted the paramedics from the ambulance service and Helimed 08, and our team members lifted the casualty back onto the footpath using our Bell Mountain Rescue stretcher, and transported him to the waiting land ambulance.

Bolton MRT members, carry the casualty to the waiting LAS ambulance at Liverpool Castle, Rivington. Casualty is carried on a spineboard on top of a Bell Mountain Rescue stretcher.

Loading the casualty into the Ambulance.