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Friday, 15 July 2022 08:23

Fallen climber, Haytor

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Callout 21/2022 - New Bridge 21:29 8th July 2022

At 2130hrs on Friday the rescue team were called out by South West Ambulance Service Trust (SWAST) to provide assistance with a climber who had fallen near Haytor Rocks and sustained back injuries.
The team were mobilised and as the light was fading 15 volunteers headed to scene. Just as the first team members reached the casualty site the injured climber was airlifted by the Devon Air Ambulance helicopter. The team were then stood down.
We wish the climber a speedy recovery
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