Incidents

  • Caving Incident at Curtain Pot

    • 1st Jun 2019 Attendees: 0; Duration: 0mins; Total Attendance Hours: 0‎
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    The team was asked by the Cave Rescue Organisation to attend to a suspected heart attack at the top of Malham Cove. A team Land Rover was diverted while en-route to the above incident and a full call out was made for team members. The casualty was flown...
  • Caving Incident at Curtain Pot

    • 1st Jun 2019 Attendees: 0; Duration: 0mins; Total Attendance Hours: 0‎
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    While the first incident was still ongoing the CRO received another call for a fallen caver in County Pot. The casualty was successfully brought to the surface and evacuated by Air Ambulance.
  • Caving Incident at Curtain Pot

    • 1st Jun 2019 Attendees: 0; Duration: 0mins; Total Attendance Hours: 0‎
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    The team was called by the CRO to assist with a cave rescue on Fountains Fell. This was a major multi-agency rescue and sadly the casualty succumbed to his injuries before he could be extracted. Our sincerere condolences to all friends and family. Full...
  • Male - Lower Leg Injury Grassington

    • 22nd Jan 2019 Attendees: 19; Duration: 177mins; Total Attendance Hours: 24‎
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    The team were called out today to assist a local male who had slipped in the snow and sustained a lower leg injury whilst out running on the river bank near to Grassington. The casualty was treated at the scene by the Yorkshire Ambulance service (YAS)....
  • Injured Male Walker - Suspected Broken Ankle

    • 19th Jan 2019 Attendees: 1; Duration: 24mins; Total Attendance Hours: 4‎
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    During the start of a joint Casualty Care training weekend with Clapham Cave Rescue Organisation (CRO) at the UWFRA base in Grassington, CRO were called to assist a 40yr old male with a suspected broken ankle near to the summit of Pen y ghent. Due to...
  • Ankle injury Ilkley moor

    • 11th Jan 2019 Attendees: 13; Duration: 168mins; Total Attendance Hours: 36‎
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    The team were called today to assist a female who had fallen and sustained a lower leg injury whilst out walking in the Cow & Calf area of Ilkley moor. The casualty was located by phone to the locally known 'Crocodile Rock' and members were despatched...
  • Benighted Couple - Bastow Woods

    • 6th Jan 2019 Attendees: 3; Duration: 99mins; Total Attendance Hours: 5‎
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    The team were called out by North Yorkshire Police (NYP) to assist a couple who had become disorientated due to fog whilst walking above Grasswoods from Grassington to Conistone. The couple were without torch and were concerned about the impending darkness...
  • Missing High Risk 73 Year Old Female

    • 4th Jan 2019 Attendees: 3; Duration: 8mins; Total Attendance Hours: 1‎
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    The team were called out by North Yorkshire Police (NYP) to assist them in locating a high risk female missing from a care home in Ripon. The team were stood down before leaving the depot as the female was located by NYP.