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Callouts 2019

Wednesday, 30 October 2019 11:29

Dog walker lost in thick fog

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Callout 26/2019 -  Saddle Tor, 15:21 30th October 2019

Dartmoor Search & Rescue Ashburton were deployed by Devon & Cornwall Police this afternoon to locate a lost female walker and her dog in mist in the Saddle Tor area of Dartmoor National park near Haytor.

At 1630hrs the female and her dog were located safe & well just prior to Holwell Tor. Both were uninjured, albeit rather soggy & cold and walked off the Moors by team members & provided with a warm drink and a towel back at the RV.

Dartmoor Search and Rescue incident control vehicle coordinating rescue for missing walker
Our incident control vehicle on-site at Saddle Tor car park

Callout 25/2019 -  Exmouth, 12:18 23rd October 2019

Devon and Cornwall Police called out the team at 12:18 to assist in the search for a high risk vulnerable missing person in Exmouth. On our way to the callout the individual was located by Police officers and we were stood down.

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