Incident #1274

At 05:37 on Monday 3rd August 2020 Calder Valley Search and Rescue Team (CVSRT) received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service (YAS) to assist with the evacuation of a male who had injured his ankle in High Moor Woods.
After using Search and Rescue phone find technology, What 3 Words and speaking to the casualty his exact location could not be identified.  Search teams were quickly deployed in the area and the casualty was located by Mountain Rescue Search Dogs England (MRSDE) search dog Meg and her handler Pete Farnell.
Following a quick medical assessment of the casualty they were able to be escorted from the woodland under their own steam.
#1274 Rombald's Moor - Silsden
05:37 Mon 3rd Aug 2020
Duration 4 hrs 16 mins
In attendance;
MRSDE search dogs Meg and Wyn

Additional Info

  • Date: Monday, 03 August 2020
  • Location: Rombald's Moor - Silsden
  • Grid Reference: SD 08625 45563
  • Latitude: 53.898153
  • Longitude: -3.3920776
  • Man Hours: 48.4
  • Members In Attendance: 11

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