INCIDENTS 2017-11-22T08:35:56+00:00

INCIDENTS

Callout (50) 05/12/17 Search

17:05hrs: The teams search dog and handler were called out to support an ongoing search with Teesdale and Weardale Search & Mountain Rescue Team.  A young man had gone missing in Hamsterley Forrest, North of Barnard Caslte.  The full team were placed on stand-by and deployed at 22:00hrs into the search area.  The young man was found safe and well by Forestry workers  1Km north of the search area. 

Callout (49) 25/10/17 Rescue

14:27hrs: The team were contacted by NYP Control room and asked to assist with the rescue of a Dog on steep ground outside Richmond.  Team members were quickly on scene and a simple rope system was deployed to allow a team member to absail down to the dog and reunite it with its owner. 

Callout (48) 19/10/17 Rescue

14:06hrs: The team were called to support Upper Wharfedale Fell rescue Association with the rescue of an injured walker in the Beckermans area south of Hawes.

Callout (47) 15/10/17 Rescue

14:28hrs: The team were contacted by Yorkshire Ambulance Service and asked to respond to assist with an incident in the Carperby area.  A walker had slipped and fallen sustaining a shoulder injury down a step bank.  The team set up a simple rope system and recovered the casualty to a waiting raod ambulance. 

Callout (46) 30/09/17 Rescue

14:58hrs: The team were contacted by Yorkshire Ambulance Service and asked to respond to assist with an incident in the Tan Hill area.  A quad bike had overturned traping 2 persons.  On arrival, the team supported the Great North Air Ambulance and North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue staff. 

Callout (45) 16/09/17 Rescue

14:58hrs: The team were contacted by Yorkshire Ambulance Service and asked to respond to a walker on Fremmington Edge complaining of abdominal pains and vomitting.  On arrival team members supported the Rapid Response Paramedic with the casualty and then transported the walker to the road for further assessment.