Hokkaido Police SAR Event Record (translated)

Date of SAR event: 2019/10/02 (Wed)

Local
Male
60’s

Age

Hokkaido

Residence

SAR Event ID 2019-114-1
No injury

Outcome

Police Helicopter

SAR Involved

Lost

Cause

Summer

Season

Solo

Party status

N/A

Winter Activity

Google Translated Description
The victim enters the mountain from the forest of Otaru nature toward Shioya Maruyama, enters the side street at about 1:30 pm, loses sight of the mountain trail, and requests the police station to rescue himself (* Road police helicopter rescues the victim)

Extra details

Locale: Okobachi-yama (於古発山, 708m)
Number in party: 1
Number in party requiring assistance: 1
Residence: Hokkaido
References: Information translated from Mountain SAR Events (2020) by the Hokkaido Police.

Original Japanese Description

遭難者は小樽自然の森から塩谷丸山を目指して入山、午後1時30分頃脇道に入り登山道を見失い、自ら警察署に救助要請(※道警ヘリが遭難者を救助)

Details as per Police data

年度:2019年度|番号:114|発生日:2019/10/02|曜日:水|山岳名、標高、市町村名:於古発山 (おこばちやま), 708m, (小樽市)|構成人数:1|遭難者数:1|居住地:北海道|性別:男|年齢:60代|職業:無職|態様:無事|原因:道迷い

出典:山岳遭難発生状況(令和元年)(北海道警察)