Moun­tain biker res­cue

Rossendale Free Press - - The Rossendale Scribbler -

A MOUN­TAIN biker was res­cued after suf­fer­ing a ‘car­diac’ ill­ness.

Rossendale and Pen­dle Moun­tain Res­cue Team (RPMRT) was called to Hol­combe Moor near to Pil­grim’s Cross on Sun­day, Oc­to­ber 8.

A he­li­copter air­lifted the man, 43, to hos­pi­tal.

RPMRT vol­un­teers praised a fell run­ner and a group of moun­tain bik­ers for their ‘in­valu­able’ help.

A spokesper­son said: “From all the team we wish the ca­su­alty well and hope he has a speedy re­cov­ery.”

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