Stricken cyclist rescued from side of Sheffield reservoir

An injured cyclist had to be rescued from the side of a reservoir in Sheffield.

Sunday, 4th August 2019, 12:19 pm
Updated Thursday, 8th August 2019, 18:33 pm

The mountain biker sustained suspected chest and shoulder injuries while descending a rocky path near Langsett Reservoir.

The Woodhead Mountain Rescue Team was dispatched to the scene yesterday at about 6.45pm.

The team with the casualty.

The team posted on Facebook: “After being administered pain relief, the casualty was packaged onto our stretcher and carried back to the land ambulance for onward travel to hospital.

“We wish the casualty a speedy recovery.”

The team at the scene.