At around 11:45am we were called to assist NWAS to report of a male who was experience chest pains whilst fishing. Two vehicles and eight team members were deployed along the Fire Brigade, Ambulance and North West Air Ambulance. Following an assessment by ambulance crew the patient was transported to hospital by land.
The Rossendale & Pendle Mountain Rescue Team is a fully voluntary organisation which responds to those in need in our local community. The Team is on-call 24 hours a day, 365 days a year and relies entirely on donations from members of the public to carry out this essential life-saving rescue service.