Incident #984

CVSRT received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service and West Yorkshire Police to assist a female walker who had fallen and injured her leg.

The casualty had fallen whilst dog walking and could not place weight on her right leg. A neighbour and three police officers managed to move the casualty to their Land Rover, and then transported her to Bacup Road to await the ambulance.

Once on-scene, CVSRT members gave basic casualty care and entonox whilst the ambulance arrived.

In attendance:
19 CVSRT members
West Yorkshire Police
Yorkshire Ambulance Service

Total Duration: 2hrs

Additional Info

  • Date: Friday, 23 December 2016
  • Location: Watty Terrace, Todmorden
  • Grid Reference: SD 92730 23115
  • Latitude: 53.704413
  • Longitude: -2.1116039
  • Man Hours: 38
  • Members In Attendance: 19


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