INCIDENTS2017-11-22T08:35:56+00:00

INCIDENTS

Callout (18-41) 29/12/18 Rescue

13.17hrs: The team were contacted by Yorkshire Ambulance Service Control Room and asked to assist with the rescue of a walker who was having difficulty while on a walk in Hackfall Woods, close to Grewlethorpe.  Team members were quickly on scene and met up with a Community Responder and an Ambulance Crew, who were with the casualty.  While the walker was being assessed, a streacher and casbag were prepared for his extraction.   He was then carried back to the waiting road ambulance. 

Callout (18-40) 21/12/18 Search

12:28hrs: The team were contacted by North Yorkshire Police and asked to assist with the search for a misper in the Hawes area.  The team were quickly deployed, as several team members prepared a Helicopter Landing Site for the MCGC Rescue 912, the misper was spotted by team members on a path outside of Hardraw.  The misper was found safe and well.

Callout (18-39) 16/11/18 Rescue

13:00hrs: The team were contacted by the Yorkshire Ambulance Control room and asked to assist with the treatment and recovery of an injured walker in a remote section of Gunnerside Ghyll.  Several local team members were quickly on scene and administered first aid while the team vehicles arrived in the dale.  The casualty was treated and strechered out to a waiting road ambulance.

Callout (18-38) 04 – 05/11/18 Search

19:45hrs: The team search dogs were contacted by Calder Valley and asked if they could assist with the search for a missing walker in the Haworth Moor area.  Search dog Cassie deployed on the evening of the 4th and Serch dog Olly the morning of the 5th.  After further investigateion of a tracking app, the Coastguard Helicopter was tasked to search an area further to the west of the intiasl search areas and successfully found the missing gentleman.  He was then recovered and flown to hospital for a check up.  The search involved over 11 different Mountain Rescue Teams and 10 dogs from as far afield as Northumbria and the Lake District.

Callout (18-37) 03/11/18 Rescue

15:27hrs: The team were contacted by the Yorkshire Ambulance control room and asked to assist with as casualty in the Thwaite area.  Members of the team were soon on scene and assisted YAS with treatment and movement of the casualty.

Callout (18-36) 01/11/18 Rescue

11:24hrs: The team were contacted by the Yorkshire Ambulance control room and asked to assist with the rescue of a walker who had sustained a lower leg injury.  The casualty site was close to Redmire.  The team were quickly on scene and supported  YAS with treatment and movement of the casualty.