Hokkaido Police SAR Event Record (translated)

Date of SAR event: 2019/11/03 (Sat)

Foreign
Female
30’s

Age

China

Residence

SAR Event ID 2018-109-1
Injury

Outcome

Disaster SAR Helicopter

SAR Involved

Illness (Hypothermia)

Cause

Winter

Season

Group

Party status

Other

Winter Activity

Google Translated Description
Two victims arrived at the mountain from the Hiruo course around 0:40 pm, arrived at the summit at 6:30 pm, aimed for the ninth conservative hut but could not find it but started lowering, The patient becomes unable to act due to body temperature, and a companion’s request for rescue to the firefighter (* Danishi mountain rescue team and firefighting rescue team depart the victims ?Seeing, rescuing two victims in disaster prevention helicopter and helicopter helicopter)

Extra details

Locale: Yotei-zan (羊蹄山, 1898m)
Number in party: 2
Number in party requiring assistance: 2
Residence: China
References: Information translated from Mountain SAR Events (2019) by the Hokkaido Police.

Original Japanese Description

遭難者2人は午後0時40分頃比羅夫コースから入山、午後6時30分頃山頂に到着後、9合目の避難小屋を目指したが見つけられず下山を開始、7合目付近において低体温症で行動不能となり、同行者が消防に救助要請(※道警山岳救助隊と消防救助隊が遭難者を発 見、防災ヘリと道警ヘリで遭難者2人を救助)

Details as per Police data

年度:2018年度|番号:109|発生日:2019/11/03|曜日:土|山岳名、標高、市町村名:羊蹄山 (ようていざん), 1898m, (倶知安町、京極町、喜茂別町、ニセコ町、真狩村)|構成人数:2|遭難者数:2|居住地:中国|性別:女|年齢:30代|職業:会社員|態様:負傷|原因:病気 (低体温症)

出典:山岳遭難発生状況(平成31年)(北海道警察)