CVSRT - Wednesday, 10 June 2020

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10 Jun 2020

#CALLOUT

At 19:10 on Tuesday 9th June Calder Valley Search and Rescue Team (CVSRT) received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service (YAS) to assist with the evacuation of a female who had been trampled by cows near Walter Clough Lane, Halifax.

YAS and Yorkshire Air Ambulance (YAA) were first on scene and provided initial medical care. Upon arrival of CVSRT the casualty was packaged, transferred onto a stretcher and carried to the awaiting ambulance.

Walking through a field of livestock can be an intimidating experience and cows, particularly ones with calves, can behave unpredictably. Advice on what to do if you encounter cattle can be found here: https://www.ramblers.org.uk/advice/safety/walking-near-livestock.aspx

We wish the casualty a speedy recovery.

#1253 Walter Clough Lane, Halifax
19:10 Tue 9th Jun 2020
Duration 1 hr 50 mins
In attendance;
25 CVSRT
YAS
YAA
West Yorkshire Police (WYP)

Additional Info

  • Date Tuesday, 09 June 2020
  • Location Walter Clough Lane
  • Grid Reference SE 11498 24438
  • Latitude 53.716228
  • Longitude -1.8272495
  • Man Hours 46.2
  • Members In Attendance 25

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