CVSRT - September 2020

1288

24 Sep 2020
#CALLOUT 
 
At 14:36 on Sunday 20th September 2020 Calder Valley Search and Rescue Team (CVSRT) received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service (YAS) to assist with the evacuation of a 12 year old who had fallen from a rope swing.  
 
YAS who were first on scene provided initial medical care and The Hazardous Area Response Team (HART) packaged the casualty onto their stretcher.  Upon arrival of CVSRT the team supported HART evacuating the casualty to the awaiting ambulance. 
 
#1288 Black Carr Woods, Pudsey
14:36 Sun 20th Sep 2020
Duration 2 hrs 15 mins

In attendance;

15 CVSRT

1 UWFRA

YAS

HART

 

Additional Info

  • Date Sunday, 20 September 2020
  • Location Black Carr Woods, Pudsey
  • Grid Reference SE 20247 32098
  • Latitude 53.784819
  • Longitude -1.6941905
  • Man Hours 34.6
  • Members In Attendance 15

1287

24 Sep 2020
#CALLOUT 
 
At 10:45 on Sunday 20th September Calder Valley Search and Rescue Team (CVSRT) received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service (YAS) to assist with the search for a pilot of a paraglider reported to have come to land in the woods near Heptonstall.  The informant described seeing the main body of a type of paraglider fall into the woods without a pilot.
 
CVSRT search teams and Mountain Rescue Search Dogs England (MRSDE) search dogs and handlers were deployed to specific areas around the location of the sighting.  Following a thorough search of the agreed areas, with no person found, the team were stood down.
 
This was a genuine call by concerned members of public and fortunately no one was injured.
 
Link to the police appeal for any further information - https://www.facebook.com/WYPHalifax/posts/3622738694416574
 
#1287 Heptonstall Rd, Hebden Bridge
10:45 Sun 20th Sep 2020

Duration 3 hrs 25 mins

In attendance;

22 CVSRT

MRSDE search dogs Jack & Orion

YAS

West Yorkshire Police (WYP)

Yorkshire Air Ambulance (YAA)

National Police Air Service (NPAS)

Additional Info

  • Date Sunday, 20 September 2020
  • Location Heptonstall Rd, Hebden Bridge
  • Grid Reference SD 99015 27550
  • Latitude -2.0164150
  • Longitude 53.744324
  • Man Hours 66.6
  • Members In Attendance 22

1286

15 Sep 2020
#CALLOUT
 
At 23:51 on Sunday 13th September CVSRT received a request from YAS to assist with the locating and evacuation of a female biker who was experiencing breathing difficulties on the moors near Blackstone Edge.
 
Following a brief search West Yorkshire Police (WYP) made initial contact with the casualty, shortly followed by CVSRT members.  Upon arrival of CVSRT the casualty was placed in a storm shelter, assessed and once warmed up was able to be walked off the moor to the awaiting ambulance. 
 
#1286 Cloven Stone, Cragg Vale

23:51 Sun 13th Sep 2020

Duration 3 hrs 39 mins

In Attendance

18 CVSRT

YAS

WYP

National Police Air Service (NPAS)

Additional Info

  • Date Sunday, 13 September 2020
  • Location Cloven Stone, Cragg Vale
  • Grid Reference SD 96993 19440
  • Latitude 53.671424
  • Longitude -2.0469975
  • Man Hours 65.6
  • Members In Attendance 18

1285

15 Sep 2020
#CALLOUT 
 
On Sunday Calder Valley Search and Rescue Team (CVSRT) received two requests for assistance from Yorkshire Ambulance Service (YAS).
At 13:20 on Sunday 13th September CVSRT received a request from YAS to assist with the evacuation of 2 climbers who were cragfast in Otley Chevin.
 
Whilst CVSRT were en-route West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service (WYFRS) safely evacuated the casualties to the top of the crag who were then assessed by YAS.  Following this assessment YAS were happy the casualties had no injuries.  At this point no further assistance was required and CVSRT were stood down.
 
#1285 Otley Chevin

13:20 Sun 13th Sep 2020

Duration 40 mins

In attendance;

15 CVSRT

YAS

WYFRS

Additional Info

  • Date Sunday, 13 September 2020
  • Location Otley Chevin
  • Grid Reference SE 19932 44083
  • Latitude -1.6981924
  • Longitude -1.6981924
  • Man Hours 9.8
  • Members In Attendance 15

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