Incident #1353

At 02:32 on Saturday 15th May 2021 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 fallen in Eaves Wood, Hebden Bridge suffering a lower leg injury.
YAS were first on scene and provided initial medical care and pain relief. Upon arrival of CVSRT further medical care was provided and the injured leg was placed into an immobilising splint.  The the casualty was then packaged into a warming winter casualty bag, onto a wheeled stretcher and transported out of the woods to the awaiting ambulance.  
#1353 Eaves Wood

02:32 Sat 15th May 2021

Duration 2 hrs 28 mins

In attendance;



Additional Info

  • Date: Saturday, 15 May 2021
  • Location: Eaves Wood, Hebden Bridge
  • Grid Reference: SD 98224 27951
  • Latitude: 53.747930
  • Longitude: -2.0284152
  • Man Hours: 29.5
  • Members In Attendance: 12

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