1153
07 Mar 2019

Incident #1153

Thursday, 07 March 2019    Alcomden Stones    
At 17:44 on Thursday 7th March Calder Valley Search & Rescue Team received a request from West Yorkshire Police, who had received a 999 call, to locate and evacuate two walkers who were lost due to being overcome by darkness near Alcomden Stones, Stanbury Moor. Phone Find, an app which…

Incident #1152

Sunday, 24 February 2019    Walsden Moor    
At 19:41 on Sunday 24th February Calder Valley Search & Rescue Team received a request from West Yorkshire Police, who had received a 999 call, to locate and evacuate two walkers who were lost and cold due to being overcome by darkness on the moors surrounding Gaddings Dam. SARCALL, an…
1151
23 Feb 2019

Incident #1151

Saturday, 23 February 2019    Gaddings Path, Lumbutts    
At 13:54 today Calder Valley Search & Rescue Team were tasked by West Yorkshire Police, who had received a 999 call requesting Mountain Rescue, to locate and evacuate an injured female walker who had sustained a lower leg injury whilst out walking near Gaddings Dam. 15 CVSRT members were available…
1149
16 Feb 2019

Incident #1149

#CALLOUT At 21:45 yesterday, Calder Valley Search & Rescue Team received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service (YAS) to assist with location and evacuation of an injured female on steep ground in Colden Clough, Hebden Bridge. Fifteen CVSRT members were available to respond immediately and deployed in team vehicles or…
1147
14 Jan 2019

Incident #1147

Monday, 14 January 2019    Haworth Moor    
At 15:20 on Monday 14th January Calder Valley Search & Rescue Team received a request from West Yorkshire Police to assist with locating and evacuating an injured 55yr female who had sustained a suspected closed ankle fracture whilst out walking on Haworth Moor. 28 CVSRT members were available to respond…
1146
13 Jan 2019

Incident #1146

Sunday, 13 January 2019    Hardcastle Crags    
At 12:30 CVSRT received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service to assist in the treatment and evacuation of an injured walker. The lady who had slipped whilst descending a path within Hardcastle Crags had suffered an injury to her wrist and needed medical attention. First on scene within 10 minutes…
1145
07 Jan 2019

Incident #1145

Monday, 07 January 2019    Frieldhurst Road, Todmorden    
At 15:38 on Monday 7th January, CVSRT members received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service (YAS) to assist in the evacuation of an injured 9year old boy, who had fallen approximately 30 feet down a steep slope into a gully. Initial reports indicated potential head and back injuries. Whilst the…
1144
01 Jan 2019

Incident #1144

Tuesday, 01 January 2019    Great Brides Stones    
At 13:20 today CVSRT received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service to assist with the evacuation of an injured walker at Great Bride Stones, Todmorden. Locally based team members attending the incident direct were first on scene, closely followed by other team members deployed in team vehicles. The casualty’s injuries…
1143
27 Dec 2018

Incident #1143

At 01:08 on Thursday 27th December, CVSRT were alerted to an ongoing search for a vulnerable missing pensioner with dementia who was reported missing in the Allerton Bywater area at 19:00hrs on Boxing Day. Holme Valley Mountain Rescue Team, West Yorkshire Police, West Yorkshire Fire & Rescue Service and WYP…

Incident #1142

Wednesday, 26 December 2018    Otley Chevin    
At 12.25 today, Calder Valley Search & Rescue Team received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service to assist with the evacuation of an injured 70yr female at Otley Chevin.‬ ‪By coincidence, a doctor from CVSRT was in the area and diverted to the incident to help the casualty whilst additional…
1141
10 Dec 2018

Incident #1141

Monday, 10 December 2018    Centre Vale Park, Todmorden    
At 16:31 today, CVSRT received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service to assist with the evacuation of a lady who had fallen on a steep muddy slope whilst dog walking at Centre Vale Park in Todmorden. A local YAS Rapid Response Vehicle was first on-scene and called for back up.…

Incident #1140

Thursday, 06 December 2018    Elland Wood Bottom    
CVSRT received a request from West Yorkshire Police to assist with the ongoing search for Charles Handscomb who was reported missing from his home in Elland. Before the full team was called out, several team members were en route to set up a control point for the search when they…
1139
01 Dec 2018

Incident #1139

Saturday, 01 December 2018    Centre Vale Park, Todmorden    
At 14.23 on Saturday 1st December, CVSRT were alerted to an incident involving a competitor in the ladies senior race at the Red Rose Cross Country League event at Centre Vale Park in Todmorden. In wet and very muddy conditions, a lady had fallen and sustained a lower leg injury…
1138
28 Nov 2018

Incident #1138

Wednesday, 28 November 2018    Claremount Road, Halifax    
At 23:43 last night, CVSRT received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service to provide assistance with the locating and evacuation of a casualty who had fallen on a steep, rural track and sustained a suspected spinal injury. 20 CVSRT members were available to respond immediately and within 9 minutes of…
1136
08 Nov 2018

Incident #1136

Thursday, 08 November 2018    Hawksworth    
At 08:42 today Calder Valley Search & Rescue Team received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service to assist with the evacuation of a 50yo male with a lower leg injury from moorland above Hawksworth, Leeds. Team members arrived on scene to join a multi-agency effort to evacuate the casualty. Following…
1135
05 Nov 2018

Incident #1135

At 18:30 on Monday 5th November, Calder Valley Search and Rescue Team received a request from West Yorkshire Police to assist with the search for a missing 70 year old male walker. CVSRT members undertook an overnight search of open areas and woodland. In the early hours of Tuesday the…
1134
21 Oct 2018

Incident #1134

Sunday, 21 October 2018    Hardcastle Crags    
At 15:15 today, CVSRT received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service to assist with the evacuation of a male walker who had fallen approximately 20m down a steep slope from the main track at Hardcastle Crags. Team members made their way to the location and once on scene assessed the…

Incident #1133

Friday, 19 October 2018    Eastwood Lane, Todmorden    
On Friday 19th October at 23:25, CVSRT members were called to assist Yorkshire Ambulance Service and the YAS Hazardous Area Response Team with an incident at a residence in Eastwood Lane, Todmorden. A 71yo male had fallen down some steps at his home and access within the house was restricted…

Incident #1132

Thursday, 18 October 2018    Baildon Moor    
At 12:26 today, CVSRT received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service to assist with the evacuation of an injury horse rider who had fallen when the horse was stung by a wasp. The rider had sustained a suspected leg fracture. Whilst team members made their way to the location, SARLOC…

Incident #1131

Sunday, 07 October 2018    Havok Mountain Bike Centre, Todmorden    
Request from YAS to assist with two riders following landing badly after a jump. One rider with wrist injury and second with collar bone injury. Neither required team assistance. Team stood down en-route.
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