Swaledale Mountain Rescue volunteers come to aid of injured worker

Photo: Swaledale Mountain Rescue Team.

Members of Swaledale Mountain Rescue Team came to the aid of an injured worker yesterday.

The incident happened at the Whitecliffe Scar area near Applegarth, west of Richmond.

The team was requested by the police and ambulance service to assist with the rescue of an injured man in a tricky location.

Ten volunteers took part in the incident.