West Yorkshire Police requested assistance from CVSRT leaders with the search planning for a missing pensioner from Todmorden.
Whilst helping the police with this incident, a second request was received from Yorkshire Ambulance Service (YAS) for urgent assistance with a gentleman who was suffering with chest pains whilst walking at Brontë Falls, near Haworth. As there was an immediate risk to life, 18 CVSRT members responded to this incident. (Incident #952)
As team members were loading the casualty from Incident #952 into the ambulance, we received the good news that the missing gentleman had been located alive and well with in the search zone.
- Date: Saturday, 06 August 2016
- Location: East Lee Lane, Todmorden
- Grid Reference: SD 960253
- Latitude: 53.724489
- Longitude: -2.0611418
- Man Hours: 1.5
- Members In Attendance: 1