- 13 June, 2018 15:00
- Description: Walker fallen and sustained facial injuries on the riverbank near Starbotton
The team was called out by Lancashire Police to assist CRO with equipment and members to search for a party of 2 cavers, overdue on a Lost John's - Notts 2 through trip. The cavers had left the surface at about 8pm on 3rd June and were due out by midnight. Uwfra members helped in the search Lost John's and nearby caves, as well as operating surface to underground comms. Eventually, the missing cavers were found off-route, in Lost John's and escorted to the surface.
The team was called out by Yorkshire Ambulance Service to assist with a stretcher carry of woman, who had fallen and sustained a leg injury, on the footpath from Kettlewell to Starbotton. The YAS medics treated the casualty on site and the team carried her to a waiting ambulance.