CVSRT - July 2020

1273

31 Jul 2020

At 20:42 on Friday 31st July, CVSRT were alerted to an incident that required our assistance near the stepping-stones in Burley in Wharfedale. The incident involving a 26yo lady with a suspected broken ankle is in the operational area of our neighbouring team, Upper Wharfedale Fell Rescue Association (UWFRA), however they were already dealing with a separate incident so requested our assistance.

Ten members from CVSRT with six local UWFRA members and additional assistance from West Yorkshire Fire & Rescue Service were deployed. Once on-scene, an evacuation route was agreed and as there were enough MRT personnel to deal with the stretcher carry, it was decided to stand down the WYFRS crew. The casualty was packaged and evacuated on a wheeled stretcher to the ambulance for onward journey to hospital.

On the journey back to base via Keighley, CVSRT members in CM1 discovered an injured male on the ground who had been assaulted. No emergency services were on-scene, therefore team members pulled over to provide assistance to the casualty until the ambulance and police arrived.

Duration 4 hrs 3 mins
In attendance; 10 CVSRT
6 Upper Wharfedale Fell Rescue Association
West Yorkshire Fire & Rescue Service
Yorkshire Ambulance Service

Additional Info

  • Date Friday, 31 July 2020
  • Location Burley in Wharfedale
  • Grid Reference SE 16494 47423
  • Latitude 53.922683
  • Longitude -1.7503345
  • Man Hours 90
  • Members In Attendance 10

1272

18 Jul 2020
#CALLOUT
 
At 20:39 on Saturday 18th July 2020 Calder Valley Search & Rescue Team (CVSRT) received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service (YAS) to assist with the evacuation of a male who had fallen in Tyersal Woods.  
 
Once on scene CVSRT assessed the casualty and provided initial medical care.  The casualty was then packaged, placed onto a wheeled stretcher and transferred out of the woods to the awaiting ambulance.
 
#1272 Tyersal Woods
20:39 Sat 18th Jul 2020
Duration 4 hrs 19 mins
In attendance;
18 CVSRT
Mountain Rescue Search Dogs England (MRSDE) search dog Meg
YAS
Hazardous Area Response Team (HART)

Additional Info

  • Date Saturday, 18 July 2020
  • Location Tyersal Woods
  • Grid Reference SE 21033 32272
  • Latitude 53.786348
  • Longitude -1.6822503
  • Man Hours 79.1
  • Members In Attendance 18

1271

15 Jul 2020
#CALLOUT
 
At 18:46 on Wednesday 15th July 2020 Calder Valley Search & Rescue Team (CVSRT) received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service (YAS) to assist with the evacuation of a casualty who had fallen in water near the Wagon and Horses Pub, Oxenhope.
 
Emergency services on scene were able to safely extract the casualty from the water and CVSRT were stood down en-route.
 
#1271 Oxenhope
18:46 Wed 15th Jul 2020
Duration 55 mins
In attendance;
24 CVSRT
Mountain Rescue Search Dogs England (MRSDE) search dog Meg
West Yorkshire Fire And Rescue Service

Yorkshire Air Ambulance

YAS

Additional Info

  • Date Wednesday, 15 July 2020
  • Location Hard Nese Lane, Keighley
  • Grid Reference SE 02813 34661
  • Latitude 53.808234
  • Longitude -1.9587649
  • Man Hours 22.8
  • Members In Attendance 24

1270

13 Jul 2020
#CALLOUT
 
At 11:20 on Monday 13th July 2020 Calder Valley Search & Rescue Team (CVSRT) received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service (YAS) to assist with the evacuation of a female who had fallen whilst walking in Hell Hole Quarry near Heptonstall.
 
#1270 Hell Hole Quarry
11:20 Mon 13th Jul 2020
Duration 9 hrs
In Attendance;
20 CVSRT
Mountain Rescue Search Dogs England (MRSDE) search dog Meg
YAS
West Yorkshire Police (WYP)

Additional Info

  • Date Monday, 13 July 2020
  • Location Hell Hole Quarry
  • Grid Reference SD 98589 27653
  • Latitude 53.745253
  • Longitude -2.0228791
  • Man Hours 158.1
  • Members In Attendance 20

1268

12 Jul 2020

#CALLOUT

 
The busy spell for callouts continues and Calder Valley Search & Rescue Team (CVSRT) were not the only Mountain Rescue England & Wales (MREW) team who received multiple requests for assistance over the last few days.
 
At 15:24 Sunday 12th July 2020 CVSRT received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service (YAS) to assist with the evacuation of a female who had suffered a lower leg injury near Bronte Waterfalls.
 
CVSRT were first on scene, followed shortly by YAS, the casualties injuries were assessed and Initial medical care provided. The casualty was then packaged, transferred onto a stretcher and carried to the awaiting ambulance. 
 
#1268 Bronte Falls
15:24 Sun 12th Jul 2020
Duration 2 hrs 58 mins
In attendance;
23 CVSRT
Mountain Rescue Search Dogs England (MRSDE) search dog Meg
YAS

Additional Info

  • Date Sunday, 12 July 2020
  • Location Bronte Falls
  • Grid Reference SD 99674 36195
  • Latitude 53.822028
  • Longitude -2.0064343
  • Man Hours 68.1
  • Members In Attendance 23

1269

12 Jul 2020
#CALLOUT
 
At 21:39 on Sunday 12th July 2020 Calder Valley Search and Rescue Team (CVSRT) received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service (YAS) to assists with the evacuation of a male who had suffered a suspected electrical shock by the wind farm near Bacup Road.
 
YAS provided initial medical care on scene.  Upon arrival of CVSRT the casualty was transferred a short distance to the awaiting ambulance. 
 
#1269 Bacup Road
21:39 Sun 12th Jul 2020
Duration 2 hrs 16 mins
In Attendance;
18 CVSRT
YAS

Additional Info

  • Date Sunday, 12 July 2020
  • Location Bacup Road, Todmorden
  • Grid Reference SD 89136 24134
  • Latitude 53.713511
  • Longitude -2.1660876
  • Man Hours 41.8
  • Members In Attendance 18

1267

11 Jul 2020
#CALLOUT
 
At 02:37 on Friday 10th July 2020 Calder Valley Search and Rescue Team (CVSRT) received a request from West Yorkshire Police (WYP) to assist in the search for a high risk missing person in the Chellow Dean area. 
 
A CVSRT Search Manager and our Incident Control worked along side the Police Search Adviser (PolSA) to agree a defined search area. 
 
Following this, joining other agencies, CVSRT mobilised 2 Search Dog teams, 2 Fell Party teams and a Specialist Water Technician team. 
 
At 06:28, during the search, the team were stood down following a positive sighting of the missing person outside of the area.
 
#1267 Chellow Dean, Allerton Search
02:37 Fri 10th Jul 2020
Duration 4 hrs 15 mins
In attendance;
19 CVSRT
2 Mountain Rescue Search Dogs England (MRSDE) search dogs (Jack & Wyn)
3 Urban Search & Rescue Team search dogs
WYP
West Yorkshire Fire & Rescue Service
HM Coastguard S-92 Helicopter

Additional Info

  • Date Friday, 10 July 2020
  • Location Chellow Dean, Allerton Search
  • Grid Reference SE 11654 34386
  • Latitude 53.805637
  • Longitude -1.8245190
  • Man Hours 83.1
  • Members In Attendance 19

1266

09 Jul 2020
#CALLOUT
 
At 17:59 on Wednesday 8th July 2020 Calder Valley Search and Rescue Team (CVSRT) received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service (YAS) to assist with the evacuation of a female who had suffered a lower leg injury near Heptonstall Rd, Hebden Bridge. 
 
YAS were first on scene and provided initial medical care. Upon arrival of CVSRT the casualty was packaged, transferred onto a stretcher and carried a short distance to the awaiting ambulance. 
 
#1266 Heptonstall Rd, Hebden Bridge
17:59 Wed 8th Jul 2020
Duration 1 hr 52 mins
In attendance;
20 CVSRT
YAS

Additional Info

  • Date Wednesday, 08 July 2020
  • Location Heptonstall Rd, Hebden Bridge
  • Grid Reference SD 98933 27755
  • Latitude 53.746173
  • Longitude -2.0176595
  • Man Hours 33.8
  • Members In Attendance 20

1265

07 Jul 2020
At 15:38 on Sunday 5th July 2020, as the team were still on scene at callout #1264 completing personal and kit decontamination, Calder Valley Search and Rescue Team (CVSRT) received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service (YAS) for assitance with a vehicle that had gone off the road on Blackstone Edge Rd, Cragg Vale.
 
Upon arrival at scene CVSRT were advised by YAS that the casualties in the vehicle had not suffered significant injuries, our assistance was no longer required and the team was stood down.  Upon leaving scene West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service (WYFRS) arrived to make the vehicle safe.
 
#1265 Blackstone Edge Rd, Cragg Vale
15:38 Sun 5th Jul 2020
Duration 52 mins
In attendance;
24 CVSRT
Mountain Rescue Search Dogs England (MRSDE) search dog Meg
YAS
WYFRS

Additional Info

  • Date Friday, 03 July 2020
  • Location Blackstone Edge Rd, Cragg Vale
  • Grid Reference SD 99593 21168
  • Latitude 53.686961
  • Longitude -2.0076442
  • Man Hours 21
  • Members In Attendance 24

1264

07 Jul 2020
#CALLOUT
 
At 14:09 on Sunday 5th July 2020 Calder Valley Search and Rescue Team (CVSRT) received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service (YAS) to assist with the evacuation of a female who had fallen approximately 100ft into a steep wooded area.
 
YAS were first on scene and provided initial medical care.  Upon arrival of CVSRT and the Yorkshire Air Ambulance (YAA) the casualty was packaged, transferred onto a stretcher and moved to safe ground.  Following further assessment the casualty was transferred a short distance to the awaiting ambulance.
 
#1264 New Mill Dam, Todmorden
14:09 Sun 5th Jul 2020
Duration 1 hrs 26 mins
In attendance;
20 CVSRT
YAS
YAA

Additional Info

  • Date Sunday, 05 July 2020
  • Location New Mill Dam, Todmorden
  • Grid Reference SD 95137 23672
  • Latitude 53.709447
  • Longitude -2.0751500
  • Man Hours 28.6
  • Members In Attendance 20
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