Incident 22/04/16 Missing Person Search (WHITWORTH) 26/16

CALL-OUT – (26 of 2016)

Date:  22/04/2016

Time: 18:30hrs– 01:00hrs.

Location: Whitworth.

Request from: Lancashire Police.

Details: Team called out to Whitworth to help Lancashire Police in the search for a 75-year-old missing from home. Our team helped to  search the hills around the Whitworth area, into the early hours of the morning.

Our team were also supported by team members and search dog resources from Calder Valley Search and Team and Bolton Mountain Rescue Team.

At around 00:30hrs -after completing our assigned search areas. We were then stood-down and returned all our vehicles to our rescue centres.

At around 01:00hrs the same morning, we were pleased to learn that the missing person had been located safe and well, in the Rochdale area.


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