Incident #1242

#CALLOUT At 15:12 on Sunday 17th May Calder Valley Search and Rescue Team (CVSRT) received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service (YAS) to assist with the evacuation of an injured 12 year old male near the Stepping Stones, Ripponden.

The casualty was treated by YAS Paramedics and CVSRT medical personnel, packaged onto a stretcher and lifted to the waiting ambulance by West Yorkshire Fire & Rescue Service (WYFRS)

Throughout, CVSRT followed all recommended Mountain Rescue England and Wales (MREW) COVID-19 protocols which includes appropriate decontamination of all equipment used on the callout.

#1242 Stepping Stones, Ripponden
15:12 Sun 17th May 2020
Duration 2 hrs 48 mins
In attendance:
West Yorkshire Police

Additional Info

  • Date: Sunday, 17 May 2020
  • Location: Stepping Stones, Ripponden
  • Grid Reference: SE 03514 19085
  • Latitude: 53.668230
  • Longitude: -1.9482976
  • Man Hours: 71.5
  • Members In Attendance: 27

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