Incident #1062

CVSRT received an urgent request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service to assist with the evacuation of a male who was believed to be suffering a cardiac arrest at a quarry near Todmorden.

Once on-scene team members loaded the casualty on to a Bell stretcher and carried him to the Yorkshire Air Ambulance for transfer to hospital.

In attendance: 12 CVSRT + 2 Search dogs
Duration: 1hr 38mins

Additional Info

  • Date: Friday, 05 January 2018
  • Location: Quarry off Bacup Road, Todmorden
  • Grid Reference: SD893236
  • Latitude: 53.709342
  • Longitude: -2.1635824
  • Man Hours: 19
  • Members In Attendance: 12


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