Hokkaido Police SAR Event Record (translated)

Date of SAR event: 2019/12/17 (Tue)

Local
Male
20’s

Age

Hokkaido

Residence

SAR Event ID 2019-122-1
Injury

Outcome

Local Fire Dept

SAR Involved

Fall

Cause

Winter

Season

Group

Party status

Other

Winter Activity

Google Translated Description
During ice climbing at the icefall at Sounkyo at around 0:30 pm, the victim broke the ice at the part where the ice pierced the ice and broke down from about 15 meters in height and injured his left arm. Fire and rescue team rescues victims)

Extra details

Locale: Sounkyu Hyobaku NAKA-taki (層雲峡氷瀑 NAKA滝, 600m)
Number in party: 2
Number in party requiring assistance: 1
Residence: Hokkaido
References: Information translated from Mountain SAR Events (2020) by the Hokkaido Police.

Original Japanese Description

遭難者は午後0時30分頃層雲峡の氷瀑でアイスクライミング中、ピッケルを刺した部分の氷が割れて高さ約15メートルから滑落し左腕を負傷、同行者が119番で救助要請(※消防救助隊が遭難者を救助)

Details as per Police data

年度:2019年度|番号:122|発生日:2019/12/17|曜日:火|山岳名、標高、市町村名:層雲峡氷瀑 NAKA滝 (そううんきょうひょうばくNAKAたき), 600m, (層雲峡)|構成人数:2|遭難者数:1|居住地:北海道|性別:男|年齢:20代|職業:大学生|態様:負傷|原因:滑落

出典:山岳遭難発生状況(令和元年)(北海道警察)