Incident #1059

Saturday, 30 December 2017    Methley    
CVSRT received a request from Holme Valley Mountain Rescue Team to assist with an on going missing persons search near Methley. We provided additional fell party members, including our water team to do water margins and search dog team to search woodland. In attendance: 20 CVSRT and 1 Search dogDuration:…

Incident #1058

Friday, 29 December 2017    Calder Valley    
CVSRT received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service to provide assistance to ambulance crews during the adverse weather snowy/ice conditions throughout the Calder Valley and surrounding areas. In attendance: 14 CVSRTDuration: 8hrs 30mins

Incident #1057

Sunday, 17 December 2017    Halifax Police Station    
CVSRT leaders were called to assist West Yorkshire Police with the search planning for a missing person in the Thornton/Denholme area. Just before the full team were about to be called out, the missing person turned up safe and well. In attendance: 5 CVSRTDuration: 5hrs 25mins [gmap_advanced map_type="map_style_1" height="240" lat="53.726345"…
1056
17 Dec 2017

Incident #1056

Sunday, 17 December 2017    Dobrudden Caravan Park, Shipley    
CVSRT received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service to assist with an injured female horse rider who had fallen from her horse sustaining a shoulder and leg injury. 26 CVSRT members were available to respond and immediately made their way to the scene of the incident. Once on-scene, team members…

Incident #1055

Wednesday, 13 December 2017    Riddlesden Golf Club, Keighley    
CVSRT received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service to assist in locating and evacuating male who was reported to be laying down near 6th hole at Riddlesden Golf Club. However, the ambulance crew managed to quickly locate the male and the team were stood down. In attendance: 16 CVSRTYorkshire Ambulance…

Incident #1054

Saturday, 09 December 2017    Wagon Farm, Sowerby Bridge    
CVSRT received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service to assist with a casualty. No further details are available.  In attendance: 16 CVSRTYorkshire Ambulance ServiceYorkshire Air AmbulanceDuration: 2hrs 2mins

Incident #1053

Sunday, 26 November 2017    Otley Chevin    
CVSRT received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service to assist with child who had fallen at Otley Chevin sustaining suspected spinal injuries. Part of CVSRT were mid-way through their casualty care examination so requested the assistance of Upper Wharfedale Fell Rescue Association. However both teams were stood down en-route as…

Incident #1052

Wednesday, 15 November 2017    Lee Mill Road, Hebden Bridge    
Request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service to assist with the evacuation of injured male.  No other details available. In attendance: 23 CVSRTWest Yorkshire PoliceYorkshire Ambulance ServiceTotal Duration: 2hrs
1051
15 Nov 2017

Incident #1051

Wednesday, 15 November 2017    Haworth Moor    
At 13:54 today, CVSRT were alerted to our 68th incident of the year. On the moors above Haworth, a man was experiencing dizzy spells which required medical assistance and help off the hill. During this time, 12 CVSRT members responded immediately following a request by Yorkshire Ambulance Service to help…

Incident #1050

Wednesday, 15 November 2017    Otley Chevin    
CVSRT received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service to assist with the evacuation of a female walker with a lower leg injury.  Team were stood down en-route.  In attendance: 12 CVSRTYorkshire Ambulance ServiceDuration: 17mins
1049
28 Oct 2017

Incident #1049

Saturday, 28 October 2017    Hardcastle Crags    
Yesterday at 15:01, CVSRT were alerted to our 65th incident of the year, On the moors above Hebden Bridge a lady out walking had slipped and dislocated her knee! Getting herself sheltered and taking pain killers for her injury she then called for Mountain Rescue, 21 team members responded immediately…

Incident #1048

Tuesday, 24 October 2017    Hardcastle Crags    
Calder Valley Search & Rescue Team were called out earlier this morning to assist Yorkshire Ambulance Service with the evacuation of a lady who had slipped and sustained an ankle injury whilst out walking her dogs at Hardcastle Crags. There was no mobile phone signal in the woodland where she…

Incident #1047

Saturday, 21 October 2017    Todmorden    
CVSRT Water Team mobilised following flood sirens sounding in Todmorden. In attendance: 8 CVSRTDuration: 3hrs

Incident #1046

Tuesday, 10 October 2017    Chellow Dene    
At 14:29 CVSRT received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service to assist with the evacuation of a 74yr old lady who had fallen whilst out walking in woodland and sustained a broken leg. Once on-scene, CVSRT members packaged the casualty in a vacuum mattress and evacuated the lady via stretcher…

Incident #1045

Monday, 09 October 2017    Chellow Dene Reservoir    
At 14:30, CVSRT received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service to assist with the evacuation of a 51yr old male with a back injury. Team were stood down en-route. YAS crew managed to evacuate the casualty. In attendance: 12 CVSRTTotal Duration: 1hrs [gmap_advanced map_type="map_style_1" height="240" lat="53.807228" lng="-1.8130660" zoom_control_style="LARGE" zoom_control="no" zoom="10"…

Incident #1044

Sunday, 08 October 2017    Widdop Reservoir    
At 13:40, CVSRT received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service to assist with the evacuation of a gentleman who had sustained a broken ankle whilst out walking. Once on-scene team members assisted with a short stretcher carry up to the road and handed the casualty over to the ambulance crew.…

Incident #1043

Thursday, 05 October 2017    A672, Rishworth    
At midnight, CVSRT received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service to assist with the evacuation of a male from his vehicle that had left the road and gone down the embankment. Team stood down en-route. Enough emergency services on-scene to deal. In attendance: 22 CVSRTTotal Duration: 1hrs [gmap_advanced map_type="map_style_1" height="240"…

Incident #1042

Friday, 22 September 2017    Heathy Lane, Halifax    
At 12:30, CVSRT received a request from West Yorkshire Police to assist with the search for 74yo Cathryn Holdsworth who was reported missing from her home in Halifax. Team members were tasked with searching various areas of interest by the police, but without conclusion. Cathryn is still missing: MISSING PERSONS…
1041
17 Sep 2017

Incident #1041

Sunday, 17 September 2017    Thornton Moor    
At 10:46, CVSRT received an urgent request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service to provide assistance with locating an injured lady who had fallen whilst out walking near Thornton Moor Reservoir and sustained a dislocated shoulder. 22 members were available to respond immediately and within 12minutes team vehicles were mobile and en-route…

Incident #1040

Sunday, 10 September 2017    Millennium Way, Burley in Wharfedale    
At 11:04, CVSRT received a request from West Yorkshire Police to assist with the recovery of a deceased male on the Milennium Way, above Ilkley. In attendance: 16 CVSRTWest Yorkshire Police Total Duration: 5hrs 41mins
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