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Rescue from Depth/Cliff - Ilkley Area

Time
Date
9.47am - 21 October 2021
Type
Rescue
Location
Cow and Calk Rocks, Hangingstone Road, Ilkley
Description:

Call from ambulance to assist in the rescue of a male who had been involved in road traffic collision whilst on his bike.  He had left the road and was injured down a deep ditch.  Fire crews arrived on scene and rescued the casualty then placed in the care of ambulance crews.  Appliances from Ilkley and Otley were mobilised along with specialist line rescue teams from Rawdon and Cleckheaton.  Ilkley appliance were able to rescue the casualty safely and succesfully prior to arrival of the other appliances.