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Callouts 2015

Tuesday, 14 July 2015 13:11

Search sparked due to abandoned kayak on River Teign

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Search sparked due to abandoned kayak on River Teign

At 16:39 today a team callout was issued to assist the Police and the NPAS Police Helicopter with a search of the River Teign around New Bridge just to the south of Chudleigh Knighton.

Dartmoor Search and Rescue Ashburton Control Vehcile (DART02) and Landriover Ambulance (DART52) on site whilst assisting Police with a search on the River Teign near Chudleigh Knighton

The search was instigated following the report from a member of the public of a damaged and abandoned kayak found on the river.

Swiftwater Rescue Technicians

Team members including our Swiftwater Rescue Technicians searched the river in the area including the banks before being stood down around 7:15 pm following the receipt of further information.

Dartmoor Search and Rescue Ashburton volunteers on site whilst assisting Police with a search on the River Teign near Chudleigh Knighton

Thanks to all our volunteers who attended.

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