Archives: incidents


We were called to help Edale MRT extract a climber from Dovestone Tor after he had taken a fall and damaged his ankle. He was treated on scene and stretchered off the hill to be transferred to an ambulance at Foulstone Delf. This incident involved 15 team members, and 48 […]

DPOL 448 Assist EMRT with Fallen Climber



A team member came across a YAS Crew attending to a Mountain Bike Incident on Higncliffe Common. Crew thought MR had been called but this was not so. However this was quickly rectified and we got to the c casualty who initially tried to walk off but was latter transferred […]

YAS 9497935 Mountain Biker on Hingliffe Common



We were asked by South Yorkshire Police to continue our search for a missing 8 YOM nr Cudworth but just after we called out the Team we were stood down as the man was located by Police This incident involved 7 team members, and 1.4 man hours of effort. Elapsed […]

SYP 717 Continuation of search for Vulne


On our way ack from the missing person search, we came across an RTC involving two cars at a cross roads in Dodworth.. WMRT members rendered assistance to the casualties until the Ambulance arrived. This incident involved 4 team members, and 2 man hours of effort. Elapsed time 0.5 hours.

YAS 9487904 RTC at Dodworth Cross Roads


We were called by the duty controller to assist SYP with a search in Barnsley for a vulnerable 80 year od male who was missing from home and had been seen in Locke Park that day. We searched the surrounding area with help from Edale MRT and three Search Dogs […]

SYP717 Missing Vulnerable Male



Called by YAS to a 17 year old Mountain biker who had hit a tree on the MTB track in Greno Woods injuring his elbow. Casualty was treated on scene and walked off to the ambulance. This incident involved 15 team members, and 24 man hours of effort. Elapsed time […]

YAS 9471241 Mountain Biker fallen in Greno Woods


We were called by YAS to attend a 50YO Male who had sustained multiple injuries after falling off his mountain bike near the Western End of Langsett Reservoir. He was placed in a vacuum mattress and stretchered to the Ambulance. This incident involved 16 team members, and 22.4 man hours […]

Yas 9848522 MTB fallen above Brookhouse Bridge


WMRT Controllers provided operational support to PDMRO Teams assisting in the Flooding emergency at Whaley Bridge, near Stockport. This incident involved 2 team members, and 31 man hours of effort. Elapsed time 15.5 hours.

00561 Operation Initiate Whaley Bridge




WMRT along with all the other PDMRO teams were tasked to provide water rescue personnel in case of a breach of the Toddbrook Reservoir at Whaley Bridge. Teams were placed at strategic points around the area above the flood line. This incident involved 10 team members, and 211 man hours […]

00559 Water incident Toddbrook Reservoir




Sarda search for misper with Buxton Team. Misper located at home. Stood down. This incident involved 2 team members, and 10.4 man hours of effort. Elapsed time 5.2 hours.

00554 Sarda Callout


We were contacted by YAS to attend to two young adults who had gone out onto the moors on a very hot day without sufficient water. One succumbed to the heat and was given water, cooled down and walked off. This incident involved 11 team members, and 19.8 man hours […]

YAS 9420096 Walker with heat exhaustion