Incident #1438

At 14:18 on Saturday 21st May 2022 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 whilst walking in Hardcastle Crags, suffering a lower leg injury.
CVSRT were first on scene and provided initial medical care and pain relief before immobilising the injured leg in a protective box splint. The casualty was then placed into a warming winter casualty bag, transferred onto a stretcher and carried to the waiting ambulance.
#1438 Hardcastle Crags
14:18 Sat 21st May 2022

#24 of 2022

Duration 2 hrs 42 mins

In attendance;



Additional Info

  • Date: Saturday, 21 May 2022
  • Location: Hardcastle Crags
  • Grid Reference: SD 97467 29574
  • Latitude: 53.762510
  • Longitude: -2.0399004
  • Man Hours: 38.5
  • Members In Attendance: 15

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