Incident #1477

At 15:50 on Sunday 2nd October 2022, Calder Valley Search and Rescue Team (CVSRT) received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service (YAS) to assist with the extraction of a male who had fallen whilst out walking in North Dean Woods, Copley, suffering a lower leg injury.
CVSRT were first on scene and provided initial medical care and pain relief.  The casualty was then transferred into a warming winter casualty bag, onto a stretcher and carried out of the woods where they were able to be taken to hospital in a friends vehicle.
#1477 North Dean Woods, Copley

15:50 Sun 2nd Oct 2022

#No 59 of 2022

Duration 1 hr 55 mins

In attendance;



1 Holme Valley Mountain Rescue Team (HVMRT)

Additional Info

  • Date: Sunday, 02 October 2022
  • Location: North Dean Woods, Copley
  • Grid Reference: SE 09308 22040
  • Latitude: 53.694725
  • Longitude: -1.8605089
  • Man Hours: 35.2
  • Members In Attendance: 19

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