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Climber injured after fall at the Roaches

A climber suffered cuts and bruises after a fall at the Roaches.

A climber suffered cuts and bruises after a fall at the Roaches.

Three friends were spending a day climbing on the crag behind Rockhall Cottage when a 25-year-old fell.

He plummeted six metres before his protection held him.

He was lowered to the bottom of the crag where he was treated for a small cut to the back of his head and bruising to his legs.

Paramedics, police and Buxton Mountain Rescue Team attended at 2.30pm on Wednesday.

 

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