1046

Tuesday, 10 October 2017

At 14:29 CVSRT received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service to assist with the evacuation of a 74yr old lady who had fallen whilst out walking in woodland and sustained a broken leg.

Once on-scene, CVSRT members packaged the casualty in a vacuum mattress and evacuated the lady via stretcher to the waiting ambulance.

In attendance: 12 CVSRT
Total Duration: 2hrs 1min

Additional Info

  • Date Tuesday, 10 October 2017
  • Location Chellow Dene
  • Grid Reference SE 11212 35278
  • Latitude 53.813664
  • Longitude -1.8311977
  • Man Hours 25.2
  • Members In Attendance 12
Published in Incidents

1044

Sunday, 08 October 2017

At 13:40, CVSRT received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service to assist with the evacuation of a gentleman who had sustained a broken ankle whilst out walking.

Once on-scene team members assisted with a short stretcher carry up to the road and handed the casualty over to the ambulance crew.

In attendance: 18 CVSRT
Total Duration: 1hrs 55mins

Additional Info

  • Date Sunday, 08 October 2017
  • Location Widdop Reservoir
  • Grid Reference SD 92128 33488
  • Latitude 53.797635
  • Longitude -2.1209836
  • Man Hours 37.3
  • Members In Attendance 18
Published in Incidents

1043

Thursday, 05 October 2017

At midnight, CVSRT received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service to assist with the evacuation of a male from his vehicle that had left the road and gone down the embankment.

Team stood down en-route. Enough emergency services on-scene to deal.

In attendance: 22 CVSRT
Total Duration: 1hrs

Additional Info

  • Date Thursday, 05 October 2017
  • Location A672, Rishworth
  • Grid Reference SE0020115738
  • Latitude 53.638163
  • Longitude -1.9984388
  • Man Hours 22
  • Members In Attendance 22
Published in Incidents

1038

Saturday, 02 September 2017

At 13:25, CVSRT received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service to assist with a casualty suffering breathing difficulties at a farm with limited vehicle access.

CM2 was already out covering an event at Robinwood Activity Centre so despatched directly to the scene to offer assistance. Yorkshire Air Ambulance were also on scene.

In attendance: 8 CVSRT
Yorkshire Ambulance Service
Yorkshire Air Ambulance

Total Duration: 3hrs 35mins

Additional Info

  • Date Saturday, 02 September 2017
  • Location Sykes Gate Farm, Cragg Vale
  • Grid Reference SE 00434 21453
  • Latitude 53.689528
  • Longitude -1.9948983
  • Man Hours 28.7
  • Members In Attendance 8
Published in Incidents

1041

Sunday, 17 September 2017

At 10:46, CVSRT received an urgent request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service to provide assistance with locating an injured lady who had fallen whilst out walking near Thornton Moor Reservoir and sustained a dislocated shoulder.

22 members were available to respond immediately and within 12minutes team vehicles were mobile and en-route to the location. By 34minutes the casualty had been located and was receiving pain relief for her injury. Once comfortable, the casualty was packaged and stretchered for approx. 1.5 miles off the moors.

CVSRT Doctors smoothly relocated the shoulder before handing over the lady to the ambulance crew for onward journey to hospital.

In attendance: 22 CVSRT

Total Duration: 2hrs 44mins

Additional Info

  • Date Sunday, 17 September 2017
  • Location Thornton Moor
  • Grid Reference SE 04993 32299
  • Latitude 53.786987
  • Longitude -1.9256973
  • Man Hours 74.1
  • Members In Attendance 22
Published in Incidents

1032

Sunday, 20 August 2017

At 19:55, CVSRT received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service to provide urgent assistance with a vehicle, which had left the A672 (Rishworth Moor) and had come to rest approx. 50-60ft down the steep banking in a deep ravine. 19 CVSRT members were available to assist immediately and deployed in team vehicles or directly.

Once on-scene, team members were advised by West Yorkshire Police that the driver was missing from the vehicle, so we were tasked with assisting with a multi-agency search for the driver at the crash site and surrounding moorland.

At 02:00, CVSRT members concluded their tasking and returned to base, then onward to their homes. No further information is available at this moment.

Police enquiries are ongoing.

In attendance: 19 CVSRT

On-scene:
West Yorkshire Police (WYP)
West Yorkshire Police Dogs (WYPD)
West Yorkshire Police Roads Policing Unit (WYP RPU)
National Police Air Service (NPAS CarrGate)
Yorkshire Air Ambulance (YAA)
Yorkshire Ambulance Service (YAS)
YAS BASICS Doctor
YAS Hazardous Area Response Team (YAS HART)
West Yorkshire Fire & Rescue Service (WYFRS)
WYFRS Technical Rescue Unit (TRU)
Search and Rescue Dog from Cave Rescue Organisation (SARDA England) (CRO)

Total Duration: 6hrs 5mins

Additional Info

  • Date Saturday, 19 August 2017
  • Location Boothwood Reservoir, Rishworth Moor
  • Grid Reference SE 01038 16142
  • Latitude 53.641790
  • Longitude -1.9857744
  • Man Hours 97.3
  • Members In Attendance 19
Published in Incidents

1029

Tuesday, 08 August 2017

CVSRT received a request from West Yorkshire Police to provide assistance with the recovery of a 60yo male found deceased in woodland.

Our sincere condolences to his family and friends.

In attendance: 10 CVSRT
West Yorkshire Police
Yorkshire Ambulance Services
West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service

Total Duration: 3hr

Additional Info

  • Date Tuesday, 08 August 2017
  • Location Dauber Bridge, Cragg Vale
  • Grid Reference SE 00758 25106
  • Latitude 53.722360
  • Longitude -1.9899910
  • Man Hours 30
  • Members In Attendance 10
Published in Incidents

1024

Sunday, 02 July 2017

CVSRT received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service to provide assistance with a 64yr old male who was fitting. Vehicular access to farm was difficult so team members provided strength in numbers. YAS Hazardous Area Response Team was also on-scene.

In attendance: 18 CVSRT
Yorkshire Ambulance Service
YAS Hazardous Area Response Team

Total Duration: 1hr 20mins

Additional Info

  • Date Sunday, 02 July 2017
  • Location Top Brink Farm, Mytholmroyd
  • Grid Reference SE 01307 25419
  • Latitude 53.725172
  • Longitude -1.9816699
  • Man Hours 24.9
  • Members In Attendance 18
Published in Incidents

1022

Tuesday, 27 June 2017

CVSRT received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service to assist with the evacuation of a 58yr female with ankle injury.

In attendance: 36 CVSRT
Yorkshire Ambulance Service

Total Duration: 1hr 4mins

Additional Info

  • Date Tuesday, 27 June 2017
  • Location Judy Woods, Shelf
  • Grid Reference SE 12644 28368
  • Latitude 53.751528
  • Longitude -1.8097401
  • Man Hours 38.7
  • Members In Attendance 36
Published in Incidents

1021

Friday, 23 June 2017

CVSRT received a request from West Yorkshire Police to assist with evacuation of an injured man who had fallen down an embankment injuring himself.

In attendance: 19 CVSRT
West Yorkshire Police
Yorkshire Ambulance Service
YAS Hazardous Area Response Team

Total Duration: 2hrs 50mins

Additional Info

  • Date Friday, 23 June 2017
  • Location Angel Road, Halifax
  • Grid Reference SE 08472 25709
  • Latitude 53.727713
  • Longitude 1.8730728
  • Man Hours 50.2
  • Members In Attendance 19
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