Scarborough mountain rescue team help 10-year-old boy who fell in forest

Scarborough rescuers helped a boy who had fallen and was hurt in Dalby Forest.

Monday, 21st December 2020, 9:12 am
Updated Monday, 21st December 2020, 9:16 am

The Scarborough and Ryedale Mountain Rescue Team volunteers were called to help the 10-year-old who had injured his back on a path running down from Bridestones at 4.12pm on Saturday.

Paramedics had also been called and needed the rescue team to help get the boy to the car park.

Thirteen volunteers and two team vehicles were deployed and they transferred him onto a vacuum mattress and bell stretcher to take him to a waiting ambulance.

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Scarborough and Ryedale Mountain Rescue Team volunteers helped an injured boy in Dalby Forest.
Scarborough and Ryedale Mountain Rescue Team volunteers helped an injured boy in Dalby Forest.
Scarborough and Ryedale Mountain Rescue Team volunteers helped an injured boy in Dalby Forest.