CVSRT - Items filtered by date: October 2019

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31 Oct 2019

#CALLOUT At 11:49 on 31st October Calder Valley Search & Rescue Team (CVSRT) received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service (YAS) to assist with an evacuation of a female who had suffered a lower leg injury while out walking. 

16 CVSRT members were available and deployed to the incident. 

While en-route further location information was gathered, using the casualties phone, which determined the incident was within the Upper Wharfedale Fell Rescue Association (UWFRA) area. 

CVSRT continued to the incident and supported UWFRA in evacuating the casualty by stretcher to the awaiting ambulance. 

 

#1208 Cragg Lane Keighley

Date: 31st October 2019

In attendance:  16 CVSRT

UWFRA

YAS

Additional Info

  • Date Thursday, 31 October 2019
  • Location Cragg Lane, Keighley
  • Grid Reference SE 00385 47704
  • Latitude 53.925473 
  • Longitude -1.9956212
  • Man Hours 42.8
  • Members In Attendance 16

1207

27 Oct 2019

#CALLOUT At 15:30 on 27th October Calder Valley Search and Rescue Team (CVSRT) received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service (YAS) to assist in the evacuation of an injured male who had fallen off his mountain bike in Baildon.

15 CVSRT members were available and responded to team vehicles. While on route the team were stood down with the casualty being evacuated by Yorkshire Air Ambulance (YAA).

Additional Info

  • Date Sunday, 27 October 2019
  • Location Baildon
  • Grid Reference SE 12963 39912
  • Latitude 53.855273
  • Longitude -1.8044078
  • Man Hours 19.4
  • Members In Attendance 15

1206

16 Oct 2019

#CALLOUT At 13:27 on Wednesday 16th October Calder Valley Search & Rescue Team received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service (YAS) to assist with a casualty who had fallen while walking in Otley Chevin Country Park, sustaining a leg injury.

YAS were first on scene to asses and treat the casualty’s injuries.

On arrival CVSRT provided additional warmth protection, transferred the casualty onto a stretcher and carried a short distance to the awaiting YAS ambulance.

#1206: Otley Chevin
Date: Wednesday 16th October
In Attendance: 12 CVSRT
YAS

Additional Info

  • Date Wednesday, 16 October 2019
  • Location Otley
  • Grid Reference SE 22460 44494
  • Latitude 53.896133
  • Longitude -1.6597080
  • Man Hours 42.5
  • Members In Attendance 12

1205

12 Oct 2019

At 14:14 on Saturday 12th October we received a request from YAS to assist with a casualty who had fallen while walking near Hippin Bridge, Blackshaw Head, sustaining a lower leg injury.

YAS were first on scene to assess and treat the casualty; on arrival CVSRT packaged the casualty and extracted them approximately 400m by stretcher to the awaiting ambulance for transport to hospital.

#1205 Hippin Bridge
Date: Saturday 12th October
In Attendance: 21 CVSRT
YAS

Additional Info

  • Date Saturday, 12 October 2019
  • Location Hippin Bridge
  • Grid Reference SD957270
  • Latitude 53.740164
  • Longitude -2.0653412
  • Man Hours 52
  • Members In Attendance 21

1204

11 Oct 2019

At 23:25 on Friday 11th October we received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance service (YAS) to assist the Hazardous Area Response Team (HART) in extracting an injured female who had fallen in Hell Hole Rocks near Heptonstall.
On arrival of CVSRT, HART had assessed and treated the casualty who was ready to be transferred to our stretcher and carried to the awaiting YAS ambulance.

#1204 Hell Hole Rocks
Date: Friday 11th October
In Attendance: 15 CVSRT
HART
YAS

Additional Info

  • Date Friday, 11 October 2019
  • Location Hell Hole Rocks
  • Grid Reference SD985278
  • Latitude 53.746842
  • Longitude -2.0232233
  • Man Hours 20.5
  • Members In Attendance 15

1203

10 Oct 2019

#CALLOUT - At 15:52 on Thursday 10th October we received a request from HVMRT to assist with search for 83 year old man missing near the canal in Mirfield.

12 CVSRT members consisting of our specialist water rescue team responded and were deployed in team vehicles to the incident in Mirfield to support the efforts of HVMRT’s search.  

Following a search of specifically targeted locations in the area the team was stood down.

#1203 Water Team Assist to HVMRT
Date: Thursday 10th October 2019
In Attendance: 12 CVSRT
HVMRT
West Yorkshire Police

Additional Info

  • Date Thursday, 10 October 2019
  • Location Mirfield
  • Grid Reference TV3442102341
  • Latitude 53.401514
  • Longitude 14.03532
  • Man Hours 69
  • Members In Attendance 12

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